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Private health insurance designed to supplement the coverage provided under governmental programs such as Medicare.
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(Insurance) US any of various private health insurance plans that supplement the coverage of the Medicare health insurance programme
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(sometimes cap.) a supplemental health insurance that provides coverage for people whose government insurance benefits are insufficient.
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n (US) → Zusatzkrankenversicherung f
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