Glossary
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Glossary
Premium
Periodical survey
Peril
A partial loss other than General Average loss.
Persons attacking property at sea.
Classification survey of a ship at regular intervals.
The transverse motion of a ship causing the aft and forward
to rise and fall.  
Term used in the English MIA 1906 to denote a hazard.
The action of inspection by national administrations’ surveyors
ships belonging to other national administrations which are
visiting their ports.
Left hand side of a ship when looking forward.
Pilot
Pilotage
A person who assists the Master in Navigation in confined
waters or canals.
Port Sate Control
Charges incurred by a vessel entering a river, port, canal
in which pilot services are mandatory.
Pirates
Particular average
Pitching
Port side
The amount of funds payable by the insured to the insurer for
an insurance.
Proposal
Provision
Protest
An application for insurance often on a printed format adopted
by the insurer.
A declaration by the master of a vessel concerning damage to the
vessel or its cargo.
A term in a contract of insurance.
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