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out-of-pocket

[out-uh v-pok-it] /ˈaʊt əvˈpɒk ɪt/
adjective
1.
paid out or owed in cash; necessitating an expenditure of cash:
The out-of-pocket expenses include cab fares.
2.
without funds or assets:
an out-of-pocket student who stayed with us.
Origin
1880-1885
1880-85
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  • High out-of-pocket costs have led many patients to forgo particular therapies.
  • These procedures are extremely expensive out-of-pocket.
  • Gas and out-of-pocket expenses for the ride should be less than what you'd pay to fly.
  • No exorbitant out-of-pocket expenses, deductibles or co-pays.
  • out-of-pocket medical costs are concentrated at the end of life.
  • Only certain covered expenses apply to your out-of-pocket limit each plan year.
  • Copays do not apply to your deductible, coinsurance, or out-of-pocket maximum and not all services require a copay.
  • Copays do not apply to your deductible, coinsurance, or out-of-pocket maximum.

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