specific performance

noun Law.
(especially in the sale of land) literal compliance with one's contractual promises pursuant to a judicial mandate.


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specific performance
law a remedy awarded by a court requiring a person to fulfil obligations under a contract where damages are an insufficient remedy

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Example sentences
Appellant also maintains that specific performance was a proper remedy.
They refused to close and the buyer filed suit seeking specific performance of
  the purchase agreement.
The gauges reflect the performance average of each of the specific performance
  measures included therein.
Freight-specific performance measures help to identify needed transportation
  improvements and monitor their effectiveness.
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