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Main Entry: in·sur·ance
Pronunciation: in-primarystressshudotr-schwan(t)s
Function: noun
1 a : the business of insuring persons or property b : a contract by which someone guarantees for a fee to pay someone else for the value of property if it is lost or damaged (as through theft or fire) or to pay usually a specified amount for injury or death c : the amount for which something is insured
2 : a means of guaranteeing protection <take an umbrella as insurance against rain>

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