insurance policy
insurance policy n: a writing whereby a contract of insurance is made in which the rights and duties of the insurer and the insured are set out

Merriam-Webster’s Dictionary of Law. . 1996.

insurance policy
n.
A contract of insurance.

The Essential Law Dictionary. — Sphinx Publishing, An imprint of Sourcebooks, Inc. . 2008.


insurance policy
A contract of insurance between an insurer or an underwriting agency and the insured party. An underwriting agency is authorised to produce the policy and sign it on behalf of the insurers.

Practical Law Dictionary. Glossary of UK, US and international legal terms. . 2010.

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