excess

Definitions

General English

  • noun too much of something
  • plural noun bad behaviour such as eating or drinking too much

Agriculture

  • noun an amount or quantity greater than what is expected, needed or allowed

Aviation

Health Economics

  • (written as Excess)
    A term used in insurance to mean the sum payable by the insured person, or deducted from the insurer's compensation, in the event of a claim.

Law

  • noun the amount to be paid by the insured as part of any claim made under the terms of an insurance policy

Media Studies

  • noun in feminist theory, the unrestricted, enjoyable expenditure of resources such as energy, money, time etc.

Medical

Real Estate

  • noun a particular amount of money that a policyholder must pay towards the cost of any insurance claim made
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