Nominal damages are in effect, only a peg to hang costs on.
Nominal damages are in effect, only a peg to hang costs on.William Henry Maule, J., Beaumont v. Greathead (1846), 3 D. & L. 636.
Balancing a Nominal budget will solve nothing, and attempting to achieve such a spurious balance will produce much mischief.William Spencer Vickrey, in Full Employment and Price Stability p.4
In little more than a year he was actually the spiritual, Nominal and temporal ruler of Medina, with his hands on the lever that was to shake the world.John Austin, in "Muhammad the Prophet of Allah" in T.P.'s and Cassel's Weekly (24 September 1927)
Communication theory is enormously rich in the range of ideas that fall within its Nominal scope, and new theoretical work on communication has recently been flourishing. Nevertheless, despite the ancient roots and growing profusion of theories about communication, I argue that communication theory as an identifiable field of study does not yet exist.Robert T. Craig (1999) "Communication Theory as a Field"
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