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insurances, plural;
  1. A practice or arrangement by which a company or government agency provides a guarantee of compensation for specified loss, damage, illness, or death in return for payment of a premium
    • - many new borrowers take out insurance against unemployment or sickness
  2. The business of providing such an arrangement
    • - Howard is in insurance
  3. Money paid for this
    • - my insurance has gone up
  4. Money paid out as compensation under such an arrangement
    • - when will I be able to collect the insurance?
  5. An insurance policy

  6. A thing providing protection against a possible eventuality
    • - adherence to high personal standards of conduct is excellent insurance against personal problems
    • - young people are not an insurance against loneliness in old age

  1. promise of reimbursement in the case of loss; paid to people or companies so concerned about hazards that they have made prepayments to an insurance company
  2. policy: written contract or certificate of insurance; "you should have read the small print on your policy"
  3. indemnity: protection against future loss
  4. (insured) a person whose interests are protected by an insurance policy; a person who contracts for an insurance policy that indemnifies him against loss of property or life or health etc.
  5. In law and economics, insurance is a form of risk management primarily used to hedge against the risk of a contingent, uncertain loss. Insurance is defined as the equitable transfer of the risk of a loss, from one entity to another, in exchange for payment. ...
  6. Insurance (aka Medhin) is an Ethiopian football club, in the city of Addis Abeba. They play in the Ethiopian Premier League, the top level of professional football in Ethiopia.
  7. A means of indemnity against a future occurrence of an uncertain event; The business of providing insurance; Metaphoric: Any attempt to anticipate an unfavorable event; Blackjack: A bet made after the deal, which pays off if the dealer has blackjack; An insurance policy
  8. (Insurances) MEPs will have insurances against sickness and invalidity and theft, paid by Parliament. The EP will pay 2/3 of the contributions to the insurances. If invalid a MEP will receive the annual salary multiplied by 8. ...
  9. (Insured) The indemnified person(s) or company(ies) who receive the proceeds of insurance in the event of insurable loss or damage.
  10. (Insured) The party to an insurance arrangement to whom, or on behalf of whom, the insurance company agrees to indemnify for losses, provide benefits, or render service.
  11. (Insured) a person who has obtained health insurance coverage under a health insurance plan.
  12. (insured) when an auto transport company states that they are insured, this typically means that they have insurance to cover any damage that may occur to your vehicle while they are transporting it. ...
  13. (Insured) Person covered by the program.
  14. (Insured) The named person as shown on the application accepted by us.  This term does not extend to any other person having a share or interest in the crop (for example, a partnership, landlord, or any other person) unless specifically indicated on the accepted application.
  15. (INSURED) The policyholder - the person(s) protected in case of a loss or claim.
  16. (Insured) person or organization purchasing or taking out insurance
  17. (Insured) The individual who is insured against loss for health, auto, life, home, etc.
  18. (Insured) The party who is being insured. In life insurance, it is the person because of his or her death the insurance company would pay out a death benefit to a designated beneficiary.
  19. (INSURED) Corporation or individual underwritten by an insurance policy against the consequences of an event which could damage his assets, life, health and physical well-being.
  20. (INSURED) means an Eligible Person who arranges a Covered Trip and pays any required plan payment.
  21. (Insured) (1) named entity and every organization with express permission to use an insured vehicle. (2) every person with express or implied permission to drive or ride in an insured vehicle in accordance with rules and regulations governing the use of an insured vehicle.
  22. (Insured) An Employee, Retiree, Municipal Insured, Surviving Spouse or Dependent eligible for and enrolled in Commission coverage.
  23. (Insured) Individual that has the insurance benefits. This term is used interchangeably with subscriber.
  24. (Insured) Person who is eligible, enrolled and covered by an insurance contract. This term is used in contracts and certificates for underwritten business.
  25. (Insured) The policyholder (e.g., the employer) or beneficiary group (e.g., the employees).