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policyholdernoun [C]

/ˈpɒl.ə.siˌhoəʊl.dər/ us   /ˈpɑː.lə.siˌhoʊl.dɚ/
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policyholdernoun [C]

us   /ˈpɑl·ɪ·siˌhoʊl·dər/
a person who owns insurance for a car, home, life, etc.: Each of the company's 12 million policyholders will see premium increases of about 6%.
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policyholdernoun [C]

also policy holder uk   /ˈpɒləsiˌhəʊldər/ us  
INSURANCE a person or group that has made an agreement with an insurance company that it will provide insurance against particular risks: The sickness cover pays out a lump sum if the policyholder is diagnosed as suffering from a serious illness.
(Definition of policyholder from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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