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English definition of “with-profits”

with-profits

adjective [before noun]     UK INSURANCE
used to describe an insurance agreement that pays an agreed amount and also pays a share of the profits the insurance company has made: More than £400bn is held in with-profits funds . → Compare without profits
(Definition of with-profits adjective from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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