shipowners' club

noun

Definition of shipowners' club

: a mutual association of shipowners operating ordinarily on an assessment basis and organized for writing hull insurance and protection and indemnity insurance

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“Shipowners' club.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/shipowners%27%20club. Accessed 27 Jul. 2021.

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