life, accident, or health insurance available to a group of persons, as the employees of a company, under a single contract, usually without regard to physical condition or age of the individuals.
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Origin of group insurance
First recorded in 1910–15
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mainly US and Canadian insurance relating to life, health, or accident and covering several persons, esp the employees of a firm, under a single contract at reduced premiums
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