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insure

(in-shoor′) [ME. insuren, ensuren]
1. To make sure or certain.
2. To make safe or secure.
3. To protect against injury, loss, or expense.
4. To make a contract specifying the terms of such protection.
5. To buy or sell insurance.
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Through this program, customers will be able to switch smartphone every 12 months, in addition to insuring against theft and accidental damage.
There are a wide range of protection solutions available but some of the more common types of policy to think about are: Insuring against death There are three types of this particular policy available: namely Term, Whole of Life and Endowment.
Insuring against critical illness It is possible to establish an insurance policy that will pay out a cash sum, or a regular income, if an individual is diagnosed with a critical illness during the term of the policy.
Mr Wishart added: "Businesses would be well advised to consider insuring against the consequences of employee theft, either as part of a company's combined insurances, or as a stand-alone policy.
Increasing numbers are insuring against bills in later years.
Insuring against Internet losses presents new opportunities and new risks, which require new techniques.
THE IRA's renewed campaign which started with the bomb at Canary Wharf has focused businesses on insuring against terrorism damage.