the unconscious tendency, thought to exist in some people, to involve themselves in a large number of accidents
- Accident tout
- Accidental death benefit
a life insurance benefit, usually in the form of a rider or policy addition, under which the proceeds are payable to the beneficiary only if the insured dies by accident.
happening by chance or ; not planned; unexpected: an accidental meeting. nonessential; incidental; subsidiary: accidental benefits. Music. relating to or indicating sharps, flats, or naturals. a nonessential or subsidiary circumstance, characteristic, or feature. Music. a sign placed before a note indicating a chromatic alteration of its pitch. Contemporary Examples Or perhaps it was because the […]
- Accidental hypothermia
accidental hypothermia accidental hypothermia ac·ci·den·tal hypothermia (āk’sĭ-děn’tl) n. Unintentional decrease in body temperature from exposure to a cold environment.