Terminology from the Age of Sail

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Barratry: An unlawful act or fraudulent breach of duty on the part of a ship's master or crew, going against, and in conflict with the interests of the ship's or cargo's owner. For example, selling a vessel's cargo and subsequently claiming it was lost at sea.

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