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joint annuitynoun [C]

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FINANCE a ​type of annuity (= a ​fixedamount of ​moneypaid to someone every ​year) in which ​money is ​paid to two ​people, usually a husband or wife, while both are still alive, and to one ​person after the death of the other: The ​annuityrate remains unchanged for all ​male, ​female, and ​jointannuities.
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