HyperDic: admiralty_law

English > 1 sense of the expression admiralty law:
NOUNgroupadmiralty law, maritime law, marine lawthe branch of international law that deals with territorial and international waters or with shipping or with ocean fishery etc.
English > admiralty law: 1 sense > noun 1, group
MeaningThe branch of international law that deals with territorial and international waters or with shipping or with ocean fishery etc..
Synonymsmaritime law, marine law
Category ofbarratry(maritime law) a fraudulent breach of duty by the master of a ship that injures the owner of the ship or its cargo
Categorylaw, jurisprudenceThe collection of rules imposed by authority
Broaderinternational law, law of nationsThe body of laws governing relations / relations between nations
Spanishderecho del mar, derecho marítimo
Catalandret marítim

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