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marine insurance

Origin
1795-1805
1795-1805
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British Dictionary definitions for marine-insurance

marine insurance

noun
1.
insurance covering damage to or loss of ship, passengers, or cargo caused by the sea
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marine insurance

contract whereby, for a consideration stipulated to be paid by one interested in a ship or cargo that is subject to the risks of marine navigation, another undertakes to indemnify him against some or all of those risks during a certain period or voyage.

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