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cabotage

noun cab·o·tage \ˈka-bə-ˌtäzh\

Definition of CABOTAGE

1
:  trade or transport in coastal waters or airspace or between two points within a country
2
:  the right to engage in cabotage

Origin of CABOTAGE

French, from caboter to sail along the coast
First Known Use: 1801

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