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    Inch·ma·ree clause

    Pronunciation: 'inch-m&-rE-

    Function: noun

    Etymology: after Inchmaree, a British steamer whose 1884 sinking in Liverpool harbor resulted in its formulation

    : a clause in a marine insurance policy that covers damage or loss caused by the negligence of a vessel's own captain or crew or by any defect in the ship's hull or machinery

    See? Boring.

    January 8, 2010