Wagering policy
Wagering Wa"ger*ing, a. Hazarding; pertaining to the act of one who wagers. [1913 Webster]

{Wagering policy}. (Com.) See {Wager policy}, under {Policy}. [1913 Webster]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • Wagering — Wa ger*ing, a. Hazarding; pertaining to the act of one who wagers. [1913 Webster] {Wagering policy}. (Com.) See {Wager policy}, under {Policy}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • wagering contract — An insurance policy not supported by an insurable interest on the part of the insured. 29 Am J Rev ed Ins §§ 432 et seq. An ordinary gambling contract. See gambling contract …   Ballentine's law dictionary

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