business interruption insurance

Insurance protecting against loss from the interruption of business as a whole, as distinguished from coverage upon the merchandise or other property owned, held, or used in the business. 29A Am J Rev ed Ins § 1366.

Ballentine's law dictionary. . 1998.

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