Meaning of “HMO” in the English Dictionary

"HMO" in American English

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HMOnoun [ C ]

plural HMOs

abbreviation forhealth maintenance organization

(Definition of “HMO” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"HMO" in Business English

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HMOnoun [ C ]

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INSURANCE abbreviation for health maintenance organization: in the US, an organization that allows people who have paid to belong to it to use particular doctors or hospitals if they are ill or injured:

The average increase in HMO premiums also matched an increase in other expenses.

(Definition of “HMO” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)