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English definition of “adjuster”

adjuster

noun [C] (also adjustor)     /əˈdʒʌstər/ (also claims adjuster, also loss adjuster) INSURANCE
someone whose job is to get information about an accident , theft , etc. in order to decide how much money to pay an insurance customer : Avoid making major repairs until your adjuster has surveyed the damage . An insurance adjuster estimated the damage at more than $1 million.
→ See also average adjuster
(Definition of adjuster noun from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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