Glossary
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Glossary
War perils
War risk cancellation
Warranted
Warranty
Windlass
Wing tank
Wreck
The remaining of a ship after stranding damage.
Tank situated at the side of the ship.
Promised by the Assured.
of war, mines torpedoes.
Provision in hull war clauses for instant cancellation of war risk
cover after 7 days notice.
A promise by the Assured that a matter will or will not be done or
that a situation of affairs will or will not exist. A warranty must be
complied with.
Machinery used for raising anchor and chain cable of a ship.
Watertight
Capable of preventing water passage through the hull structure.
The deterioration of a surface due to friction or motion.
Wear
Weathertight
Preventing penetration of water into a vessel in any sea condition.
Welding
A method used to join metal component parts of a ship together.
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