Reinsurer
Reinsurer Re`in*sur"er (-sh?r"?r), n. One who gives reinsurance. [1913 Webster]

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  • reinsurer — re‧in‧sur‧er [ˌriːɪnˈʆʊərə ǁ ˈʆʊrər] noun [countable] INSURANCE an insurance company that agrees to share a large insurance risk with another company and to pay part of any loss: • Swiss RE, the world s largest reinsurer * * * reinsure UK US… …   Financial and business terms

  • reinsurer — re·in·sur·er /ˌrē ən shu̇r ər/ n: an insurance company that insures all or part of the liability of another insurance company Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996 …   Law dictionary

  • reinsurer — noun see reinsure …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • reinsurer — See reinsurance. * * * …   Universalium

  • reinsurer — noun A provider of reinsurance …   Wiktionary

  • reinsurer — n. one who takes a secondary insurance policy; one who insures a second time, one who insures again rɪːɪn ʃʊrÉ™(r) / ʃʊər …   English contemporary dictionary

  • reinsurer — re·insurer …   English syllables

  • reinsurer — /ˌri:ɪn ʃυərə/ noun an insurance company which accepts to insure part of the risk for another insurer …   Dictionary of banking and finance

  • reinsurer — “+ noun Etymology: reinsure + er : one that reinsures …   Useful english dictionary

  • reinsure — reinsurer, n. /ree in shoor , sherr /, v.t., reinsured, reinsuring. 1. to insure again. 2. Insurance. to insure under a contract by which a first insurer is relieved of part or all of the risk, which devolves upon another insurer. [1745 55; RE +… …   Universalium

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