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- n. : The area of law that deals with ships at sea and the rights of sailors, passengers, and owners of cargo.
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- n. the branch of international law that deals with territorial and international waters or with shipping or with ocean fishery etc.
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I realized that four years at the State University of New York pursuing a bachelor of science degree, studying admiralty law and physics, and taking a few engineering classes was inadequate to equip me to explain or understand the mechanism behind the healings that were being replicated daily in my office.