RE: Ensure or Insure?

Subject: RE: Ensure or Insure?
From: "Andrew Broman" <broman -at- acm -dot- org>
To: "TECHWR-L" <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- raycomm -dot- com>
Date: Thu, 20 Jun 2002 10:53:30 -0700

They're synonyms, according to both the OED and Merriam-Webster (online),
and I've seen them used interchangeably. It's probably best to be
conservative and use "insure" only in reference to insurance coverage, but I
would argue (just for the sake of arguing) with those who insist the words
have different meanings.


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