viaticate

verb
vi·​at·​i·​cate | \ vī-ˈat-i-ˌkāt How to pronounce viaticate (audio) \
viaticated; viaticating

Medical Definition of viaticate

transitive verb

: to sell or assign (a life insurance policy) in a viatical settlement

intransitive verb

: to sell or assign a life insurance policy in a viatical settlement

Other Words from viaticate

viatication \ vī-​ˌat-​i-​ˈkā-​shən How to pronounce viatication (audio) \ noun

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“Viaticate.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/viaticate. Accessed 22 Oct. 2020.

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