insurance agent


insurance agent
noun
an agent who sells insurance
Derivationally related forms: ↑underwrite (for: ↑underwriter)
Hypernyms: ↑agent, ↑factor, ↑broker

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noun, pl ⋯ agents [count]
: a person whose job is to provide people with insurance — called also insurance broker

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • insurance agent — person who sells insurance against various kinds of loss or damage …   English contemporary dictionary

  • insurance agent's lien — See insurance broker s lien …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • apparent authority of insurance agent — Authority which, although not actually granted, the insurance company knowingly permits the agent to exercise, or which it holds him out to the public as possessing. 29 Am J Rev ed Ins § 146 …   Ballentine's law dictionary

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  • Agent — The decision maker in a principal agent relationship. The New York Times Financial Glossary * * * agent a‧gent [ˈeɪdʒnt] noun [countable] 1. COMMERCE JOBS a person or company that is paid by another person or company to represent them in… …   Financial and business terms


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