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accident insurance

insurance providing for loss resulting from accidental bodily injury.
Origin of accident insurance
An Americanism dating back to 1865-70 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2017.
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  • We have written, I presume, millions of policies of accident insurance upon persons engaged in industrial occupation.

  • Fred was assiduous in his cultivation of the force; he called it "accident insurance."

    Making Money Owen Johnson
  • Convince him that he needs to take out an accident insurance policy.

    Business English Rose Buhlig
  • So he carries a church-membership as a sort of accident insurance policy.

    Men, Women, and Gods Helen H. Gardener
  • In an industrial plant one always has to consider the matter of safety rules and accident insurance rates.

    Sense from Thought Divide Mark Irvin Clifton
  • Money or benefits received from life or accident insurance companies, organized under the Act of July 1, 1893, are exempt.

  • Out upon the trestle they ran, all undesirable risks for an accident insurance company at the minute.

    Sudden Jim Clarence Budington Kelland
  • Proceeds or avails of all life and accident insurance shall be exempt from all liability for any debt.

  • "I'll bet a cooky you're a total loss and no accident insurance," Matt soliloquized.

    Cappy Ricks Peter B. Kyne
  • My name is Bob Jarvis, and don't you take any liberties with it, unless you've got an accident insurance on your life.

British Dictionary definitions for accident insurance

accident insurance

insurance providing compensation for accidental injury or death
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
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