coinsure

[ koh-in-shoo r, -shur- ]
/ ˌkoʊ ɪnˈʃʊər, -ˈʃɜr- /

verb (used with or without object), co·in·sured, co·in·sur·ing.

to insure jointly with another or others.
to insure on the basis of coinsurance.

Nearby words

  1. coinfectious immunity,
  2. coinheritance,
  3. coinosite,
  4. coinstantaneous,
  5. coinsurance,
  6. coinsurer,
  7. cointreau,
  8. coinventor,
  9. coir,
  10. coire

Origin of coinsure

First recorded in 1895–1900; co- + insure

Related formsco·in·sur·a·ble, adjective

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British Dictionary definitions for coinsures

coinsure

/ (ˌkəʊɪnˈʃʊə, -ˈʃɔː) /

verb

(intr) to take out coinsurance
to insure (property) jointly with another
Derived Formscoinsurer, noun

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