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The Actuarial Glossary contains several hundred actuarial terms and their definitions to assist actuaries in their everyday work. Terms from the Actuarial Glossary can be shared via email and marked as favorite for easy retrieval. Users may also request new terms be added to further enhance and enrich this robust reference tool for actuaries.

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