restaur

noun

re·​staur
variants or restor
rə̇ˈstȯ(ə)r
plural -s
1
: the legal recourse that insurers have against each other according to the date of their insurance
2
: the recourse of an insurer against the master of a ship if loss occurs through his negligence
also : the recourse of one against a guarantor or against one under obligation to indemnify

Word History

Etymology

restaur from French, alteration (influenced by restaurer to restore) of Old French restor restoration, reparation; restor, alteration (influenced by restore) of restaur, noun

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“Restaur.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/restaur. Accessed 18 Apr. 2024.

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