charter party


noun

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Origin of charter party

First recorded in 1530–40
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British Dictionary definitions for charter party

charterparty
/ (ˈtʃɑːtəˌpɑːtɪ) /

noun plural -parties

maritime law an agreement for the hire of all or part of a ship for a specified voyage or period of time
an individual or group that charters a ship, etc
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