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shipowner

[ship-oh-ner] /ˈʃɪpˌoʊ nər/
noun
1.
a person who owns a ship or ships.
Origin
1520-1530
1520-30; ship + owner
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  • Maintenance and cure is a broad contractual obligation that is not dependant upon the fault or the negligence of the shipowner.
  • Act as shipowner's agent in dealing with customs officials.
  • The shipowner would follow with its evidence with respect to a lack of fault, privity, and knowledge.
  • The warranty arises under operation of contract but extends to all foreseeable parties, including the employees of the shipowner.
British Dictionary definitions for shipowner

shipowner

/ˈʃɪpˌəʊnə/
noun
1.
a person who owns or has shares in a ship or ships
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