• Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • adj Non-forfeiting of a life insurance policy not forfeited by reason of non-payment
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In literature:

All Policies are non-forfeitable, and participate in the profits of the Company.
"Punchinello, Vol. 1, No. 16, July 16, 1870" by Various
A tenant, some years ago, forfeited his land for non attendance, but was restored to it, the lord taking only a fine.
"The Mirror of Literature, Amusement, and Instruction" by Various
All policies non-forfeiting and non-contestable by their own conditions after three payments.
"The Bay State Monthly, Vol. II, No. 6, March, 1885" by Various
In other forms of life policies, called "Non-forfeitable," premiums are made payable in "one," "five," or "ten" annual payments.
"The Atlantic Monthly, Volume 18, No. 107, September, 1866" by Various
It might be that, owing to circumstances, the time was extended, or the contract might be forfeited for non-performance.
"McClure's Magazine, Vol. 1, No. 3, August, 1893" by Various
His non-compliance forfeited his life, for he was shot off it like a crow.
"Norfolk Annals A Chronological Record of Remarkable Events in the Nineteeth Century, Vol. 2" by Charles Mackie

In news:

D'Alessandro: Kearny football's forfeit against St Peter's illustrates continued talent gap between publics, non-publics.
The Dunkirk Marauders were the benefactors of four forfeits, three pins and a technical fall in holding off the Cassadaga Valley Cougars, 50-33, Tuesday in non-league high school wrestling action.

In science:

In the final section of this paper we explain that the static strings with improved stability can source non-propagating internal space torsion, and hence they provide a physical reason why the leptoquarks should forfeit their equations of motion.
Finite temperature corrections and embedded strings in noncommutative geometry and the standard model with neutrino mixing