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life insurancenoun [U]

uk   /ˈlaɪf ɪnˌʃɔː.rəns/ us   /ˈlaɪf ɪnˌʃɔːr.əns/ UK also life assurance
(Definition of life insurance from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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life insurancenoun [U]

us   /ˈlɑɪf ɪnˌʃʊər·əns/
a system in which you make regular payments to an insurance company in exchange for a fixed amount of money that will be paid after you die to someone you chose
(Definition of life insurance from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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life insurancenoun [U]

uk   us   UK also life assurance INSURANCE
a system in which you make regular payments to an insurance company in exchange for a fixed amount of money which will be paid to someone you have named, usually a member of your family, when you die: For £23 a month a man aged 30 can buy a £100,000 life insurance policy. a life insurance company
(Definition of life insurance from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “life insurance”
in Chinese (Simplified) 人寿保险…
in Turkish yaşam sigortası…
in Russian страхование жизни…
in Chinese (Traditional) 人壽保險…
in Polish ubezpieczenie na życie…
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