amount at risk

: the difference between the face amount of a life-insurance policy and its reserve value

Word History

First Known Use

1823, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of amount at risk was in 1823

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“Amount at risk.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/amount%20at%20risk. Accessed 14 Jun. 2024.

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