admiralitas


admiralitas
/aedmaraelataes/
L. Lat.
Admiralty; the admiralty, or court of admiralty.
In European law, an association of private armed vessels for mutual protection and defense against pirates and enemies

Black's law dictionary. . 1990.

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  • Admiralties — Admiralty Ad mi*ral*ty, n.; pl. {Admiralties}. [F. amiraut[ e], for an older amiralt[ e], office of admiral, fr. LL. admiralitas. See {Admiral}.] 1. The office or jurisdiction of an admiral. Prescott. [1913 Webster] 2. The department or officers… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Admiralty — Ad mi*ral*ty, n.; pl. {Admiralties}. [F. amiraut[ e], for an older amiralt[ e], office of admiral, fr. LL. admiralitas. See {Admiral}.] 1. The office or jurisdiction of an admiral. Prescott. [1913 Webster] 2. The department or officers having… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English


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