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That cannot be covered by insurance: uninsurable risks.

un·in·sur′a·bil′i·ty n.
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(ˌʌnɪnˈʃʊərəbəl; -ˈʃɔː)
(Insurance) not eligible for insurance
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.uninsurable - not capable of being insured or not eligible to be insured
uninsured - not covered by insurance; "an uninsured motorist"
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