viator

noun
vi·​a·​tor | \vī-ˈāt-ər \

Medical Definition of viator 

: a person with a catastrophic or life-threatening illness who has a life insurance policy and sells or intends to sell it in a viatical settlement broadly : one who owns and assigns a life insurance policy in a viatical settlement

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