loss payable clause

A provision in a policy of insurance on property taken out by the owner that the loss, if any, shall be paid to a mortgagee, or other person having an' interest in the property, as his interest may appear. 29 Am J Rev ed Ins §§ 728 et seq.

Ballentine's law dictionary. . 1998.

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