affreightment

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affreightment

(əˈfreɪtmənt)
n
(Nautical Terms) a contract hiring a ship to carry goods
[C19: from French affréter to charter a ship, from fret freight]
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affreightment

[əˈfreɪtmənt] Nfletamento m
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