claim adjuster


claim adjuster
Independent agent or employee of insurance company who negotiates and settles claims against the insurer.

Black's law dictionary. . 1990.

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  • claim adjuster — UK US noun [C] INSURANCE ► CLAIMS ADJUSTER(Cf. ↑claims adjuster) …   Financial and business terms

  • claim adjuster — Independent agent or employee of insurance company who negotiates and settles claims against the insurer. See adjuster claimant adjuster …   Black's law dictionary

  • claim adjuster — See adjuster; claimant adjuster …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • claim adjuster — noun : adjuster 2 …   Useful english dictionary

  • adjuster — One appointed to adjust a matter; to ascertain or arrange or settle. One who makes any adjustment or settlement, or who determines the amount of a claim, as a claim against an insurance company. A representative of the insurer who seeks to… …   Black's law dictionary

  • adjuster — One appointed to adjust a matter; to ascertain or arrange or settle. One who makes any adjustment or settlement, or who determines the amount of a claim, as a claim against an insurance company. A representative of the insurer who seeks to… …   Black's law dictionary

  • adjuster — noun arbitrater, interagent, interceder, intercessor, interlocutor, intermediary, intermediate, intermediator, intermedium, intervener, mediator, negotiant, negotiator, reconciler Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 adjuster …   Law dictionary

  • adjuster — ad‧just‧er [əˈdʒʌstə ǁ ər] noun [countable] claims/​insurance/​loss adjuster INSURANCE a person or company whose job is to assess the value of loss or damage for someone who has claimed on their insurance: • The loss adjuster feels there is… …   Financial and business terms

  • claim agent — noun one who investigates insurance claims or claims for damages and recommends an effective settlement • Syn: ↑adjuster, ↑adjustor, ↑claims adjuster, ↑claims adjustor • Derivationally related forms: ↑adjust (for: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • claim — ▪ I. claim claim 1 [kleɪm] noun [countable] 1. COMMERCE a request or demand for money, or the amount of money asked for: • The developer made a claim against the owner for extra building costs. • There were very large claims for loss of earnings …   Financial and business terms