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Cash Surrender Value

cash surrender value n

: the amount of money an insurer will pay the insured upon surrender of a life insurance policy usually calculated as the reserve held by the insurer against the policy less a charge for surrender and any outstanding indebtedness



Source: Merriam-Webster's Dictionary of Law ©1996. Merriam-Webster, Incorporated. Published under license with Merriam-Webster, Incorporated.