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flag of convenience Explained

flag of convenience at English => English (Oxford Advanced Learners) Of Explained:

a flag of a foreign country that is used by a ship from another country for legal or financial reasons

flag of convenience at English (WD) Of Explained:



Inter: en-noun » head=flag of convenience|flags of convenience
  • Inter: figurativel » y Registration of a ship in a country chosen for its low taxes, permissive regulations, and so on.
    1. Inter: literall » y The flag flown by a ship so registered (which flag then corresponds to the country of registration).

    Category: Category:en:Flags -
    Translation: et » flag of convenience