liability insurance

noun

Legal Definition of liability insurance

: insurance against loss resulting from civil liability for injury or damage to the persons or property of others — see also comprehensive general liability insurance

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“Liability insurance.” Merriam-Webster.com Legal Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/legal/liability%20insurance. Accessed 12 Aug. 2022.

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