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title insurance

noun

Definition of title insurance

  1. :  insurance against loss due to an unknown defect in a title or interest in real estate



1886

First Known Use of title insurance

1886


Law Dictionary

title insurance

noun

Legal Definition of title insurance

  1. :  insurance that compensates for loss from title defects or encumbrances (as liens) that were unknown but should have been discovered at the time the policy was issued




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