facultative reinsurance

noun

fa·​cul·​ta·​tive reinsurance
ˈfa-kəl-ˌtā-tiv-
: a separate reinsurance agreement drawn up for a single risk compare treaty reinsurance

Word History

Etymology

alluding to the faculty (i.e., power or prerogative) of the reinsurer to accept or reject the agreement

Dictionary Entries Near facultative reinsurance

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facultative reinsurance

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Cite this Entry

“Facultative reinsurance.” Merriam-Webster.com Legal Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/legal/facultative%20reinsurance. Accessed 8 Dec. 2022.

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