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insurance stamp Line breaks: in¦sur|ance stamp

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Definition of insurance stamp in English:


A stamp which certifies that a weekly payment has been made towards National Insurance: he had to pay sixpence a week for his insurance stamp
More example sentences
  • Out of this his employer stopped 4d for his insurance stamp.
  • To have that sort of pain and to have paid national insurance stamps and then not be able to get a dentist and have to suffer like that is pretty disgusting really.
  • The basic pension is £75.50 a week but, like most women, I don't get the full amount because I didn't get enough national insurance stamps.
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