vi·​a·​tor vī-ˈāt-ər How to pronounce viator (audio)
: 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.” Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 2 Dec. 2023.

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