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self–insure

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verb \-in-ˈshu̇r\

Definition of self–insure

  1. :  to insure oneself; especially :  to practice self-insurance

self–insurer play \-ˈshu̇r-ər\ noun


1932

First Known Use of self–insure

1932


Law Dictionary

self–insure

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transitive verb self–in·sure \ˌself-in-ˈshu̇r\

Legal Definition of self–insure

  1. :  to insure by self-insurance (as in workers' compensation) <an employer wishing to self{ndash}insure its liability — Pennsylvania Statutes>

  2. intransitive verb
  3. :  to use self-insurance <a governmental agency that self{ndash}insures>

self–insurer noun



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