viator

noun
vi·​a·​tor | \ vī-ˈāt-ər How to pronounce viator (audio) \

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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“Viator.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/viator. Accessed 5 Aug. 2020.

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