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A small vessel or craft that is usually open; or a vessel designed for use on inland rivers, lakes or waterways. 









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Canal - A natural or man-made inland waterway usually connecting other waterways or bodies of water.  Canal

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Common Fisheries Policy - Established in 1983 for a twenty-year period, and focusing on access to and the preservation of fish stocks. While all EC waters were to be open to all EC fishermen (except for a limited coastal range), fishing was governed by the Total Allowable Catch (TAC), a quota system for each Reference: Professor Derek Urwin, Department of Politics and International Relations, University of Aberdeen, Aberdeen, U.K., http://www.abdn.ac.uk/~pol028/index.htm

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Displacement - The weight or amount of water displaced by the hull of a ship.

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Gross Laboratory Horsepower - Tested horsepower of a "bare" engine without fan, water pump, alternator, exhaust system or any other accessories. Reference: Truck Writers of North America (TWNA)

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Inland - A term used to differentiate between the land and water segments of a transshipment; the domestic segment of a transshipment; a domestic shipment; on land; by land; over land; within the boundaries of a body of land; within a continent, country or region.

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Inland Waterways - Subject to EC legislation since 1982 in terms of types and specifications of commercial craft, with mutual recognition on navigability and control since 1976. Reference: Professor Derek Urwin, Department of Politics and International Relations, University of Aberdeen, Aberdeen, U.K., http://www.abdn.ac.uk/~pol028/index.htm

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Lock - An enclosure at a dam that allows the water level to be raised or lowered to allow water craft to pass.  Lock

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Marine - Of or related to the ocean or water; or relating to the branch of military which operates on both land and water.

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Marines - The branch of military that conducts operations on both land and water.

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Navy - The branch of military that conducts operations on water.  Navy

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Tonnage - The displacement of a vessel in tons of water; or a duty charged per ton of cargo at a port, pier, dock or canal.

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Vessel - A craft designed for water transportation.  Vessel

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Water - A transportation medium; the hydrosphere; oceans, seas, lakes, rivers, streams, canals, and inland waterways.

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