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life insurance

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noun
  1. insurance providing for payment of a sum of money to a named beneficiary upon the death of the policyholder or to the policyholder if still living after reaching a specified age.
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Origin of life insurance

First recorded in 1800–10
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life insurance

noun
  1. another name for life assurance
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