nonforfeiture

noun non·for·fei·ture \ ˌnän-ˈfȯr-fə-ˌchu̇r , -chər , -ˌt(y)u̇r \

Definition of nonforfeiture

1 : failure or refusal to forfeit something
  • investigated the nonforfeiture of the shipment
often used before another noun
  • nonforfeiture offenses
2 : the state or condition of not being subject to forfeiture usually used before another noun
  • A policy expires when it has run past its grace period with premiums unpaid and has exhausted any benefits available under the nonforfeiture option …
  • —Stephan R. Leimberg et al.

First Known Use of nonforfeiture

1829


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