bond of indemnity

Definition of bond of indemnity

: an indemnification agreement filed with a carrier relieving it from liability for something that it would otherwise be liable for

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“Bond of indemnity.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/bond%20of%20indemnity. Accessed 13 Aug. 2020.

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