Governing International Fisheries Agreements

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A transfer of an asset such as property or money etc from one person to another where no payment of.

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In the US, a tax imposed by the federal government or state on the donor of a gift when the transfer.

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A unit of power equal to 1 billion Watts; 1 million kilowatts, or 1,000 Megawatts.

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A term used to designate an object for which the correct name has been forgotten.

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(GEMMs)See 'market.

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Gilts are fixed income or index-linked bonds issued by the UK Government.

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A system by which an object such as a compass is suspended so that it remains horizontal as the boat heels.

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Sort of large pulley with sheave and steel block found on a derrick

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A pole used to assist in raising a tower.

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Gilded carving and scroll work decorating the hulls of ships.

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See 'Government National Mortgage.

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A drum of a windlass for heaving in line.

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To haul in or bind something together in order to create more space.

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Additional thickness of planking on a wooden ship about her waterline to give the vessel more stability.

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Girobank was established in 1968 and known then as the National Girobank. It was set up by the Post.

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The measurement around the body of a ship. The half girth is taken from the center line of the keel to the upper deck beam end.

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For gauging purposes a transverse section including all longitudinal members such as plating, longitudinals and girders at the deck, side, bottom, inner bottom and longitudinal buklheads.

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GIS

Geographic Information System

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GIS

German International Ship Register

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