Definition of Insurance policy

1. Noun. Written contract or certificate of insurance. "You should have read the small print on your policy"

Exact synonyms: Insurance, Policy
Generic synonyms: Contract
Specialized synonyms: Floater, Floating Policy

Definition of Insurance policy

1. Noun. A legal document outlining a particular insurance cover for an insured entity for a given risk. For example; [ “BIFS Insurance”] provides insurance policies. ¹

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Insurance Policy

insurance agent
insurance benefits
insurance broker
insurance carriers
insurance claim
insurance claim reporting
insurance claim review
insurance companies
insurance company
insurance coverage
insurance firm
insurance fraud
insurance goal
insurance goals
insurance policies
insurance policy (current term)
insurance pools
insurance premium
insurance selection bias
insurance shot
insurance underwriter
insured person

Literary usage of Insurance policy

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. South Eastern Reporter by West Virginia Supreme Court of Appeals, West Publishing Company, South Carolina Supreme Court (1922)
"Where the beneficiary of an insurance policy sues thereon, and the company ... Actual delivery of an insurance policy to insured is not essential to the ..."

2. United States Supreme Court Reports by Lawyers Co-operative Publishing Company, United States Supreme Court (1912)
"Where an insurance policy Is delivered without requiring payment of the premium, the presumption is that a credit was Intended and the policy Is valid. [No. ..."

3. Supreme Court Reporter by Robert Desty, United States Supreme Court, West Publishing Company (1907)
"Such a provision incorporated in a general life insurance policy admittedly would be insurance on ... That was an action on an insurance policy for $2500. ..."

4. The Law and Practice in Bankruptcy Under the National Bankruptcy Act of 1898 by William Miller Collier, William Horace Hotchkiss, Frank Bixby Gilbert, Fred Eugene Rosbrook (1921)
"A trustee cannot recover moneys received by a fraudulent transferee of property on a fire insurance policy unless he show» tlmt the money was received to ..."

5. Life Insurance: A Textbook by Solomon Stephen Huebner (1915)
"The fire- insurance policy, being strictly a personal contract, ... A life-insurance policy, however, being in the nature of a chose in action, ..."

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