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life assurance Line breaks: life as¦sur|ance

Definition of life assurance in English:


Another term for life insurance.
Example sentences
  • It is available as a standalone product or in conjunction with a life assurance or mortgage protection insurance policy.
  • Many of the worst life assurance, endowment, payment protection and home insurance policies are pushed by mortgage lenders.
  • You then make a separate payment to a life assurance investment policy (an endowment).


There is a technical distinction between life assurance and life insurance: see assurance (usage).

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