bankrupt

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bankrupt

a person adjudged insolvent by a court, his property being transferred to a trustee and administered for the benefit of his creditors
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9 percent) were insured at the start of the bankrupting illness, including 60.
In the last year, 75% of all bankruptcies were people bankrupting themselves, the highest proportion ever, and more than double the rate of only four years ago.
5% to 975, a dramatic increase on the 790 people bankrupting themselves in 2003.