ship's articles

shipping articles

pl n

a type of contract by which sailors agree to the conditions, payment, etc, for the ship in which they are going to work

Nearby words

  1. ship money,
  2. ship of state,
  3. ship of the line,
  4. ship of war,
  5. ship out,
  6. ship's biscuit,
  7. ship's boy,
  8. ship's company,
  9. ship's inertial navigation system,
  10. ship's papers

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