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sea risk

  1. Often sea risks. the hazard of traveling or transporting by sea.
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Origin of sea risk

First recorded in 1720–30
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  • Sea-risk is more alarming to the greater part of people; and the proportion of ships insured to those not insured is much greater.

    An Inquiry into the Nature and Causes of the Wealth of Nations

    Adam Smith