mortality table

mortality table
noun Date: 1880 an actuarial table based on mortality statistics over a number of years

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • mortality table — Insurance. an actuarial table showing the percentage of persons who die at any given age, compiled from statistics on selected population groups or on former policyholders. Also called life table. [1875 80] * * * …   Universalium

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