Definition of shipowner in English:

shipowner

Line breaks: ship|owner
Pronunciation: /ˈʃɪpəʊnə
 
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noun

A person owning a ship or shares in a ship.
More example sentences
  • On the one hand, a shipowner could send his ship without convoy and make a good profit but at the great risk of its being captured.
  • They did not actually employ the labour; they represented the shipowner who put the ship through the port, and they bowed to pressure that they should not have bowed to.
  • Are not sections 259 and 261 only concerned with apportionment of liability between ships, or shipowners?

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