Maritime Law

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Definition: Maritime Law



What is the dictionary definition of Maritime Law?

Dictionary Definition


n. Also called “admiralty law” or “the law of admiralty,” the laws and regulations, including international agreements and treaties, which exclusively govern activities at sea or in any navigable waters. In the United States, federal courts have jurisdiction over maritime law.


Synonyms For Maritime Law


Admiralty Law, Law Of Admiralty

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Definition Sources


Definitions for Maritime Law are sourced/syndicated and enhanced from:

  • A Dictionary of Economics (Oxford Quick Reference)
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Accounting
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Business & Management

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