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actuarial

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adjective ac·tu·ar·i·al \ˌak-chə-ˈwer-ē-əl, -shə-\

Definition of actuarial

  1. 1 :  of or relating to actuaries

  2. 2 :  relating to statistical calculation especially of life expectancy

actuarially

play \-ē-ə-lē\ adverb


1869

First Known Use of actuarial

1869

Rhymes with actuarial


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actuarial

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adjective ac·tu·ar·i·al \ˌak-chə-ˈwer-ē-əl, ˌak-shə-\

Legal Definition of actuarial

  1. 1 :  of or relating to actuaries

  2. 2 :  relating to statistical calculation especially of life expectancy

actuarially

adverb



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