demurrage lien


demurrage lien
The lien of a carrier by rail upon a shipment for unpaid demurrage charges. 13 Am J2d Carriers § 501. The lien of a shipowner upon cargo for demurrage charges unpaid, enforceable in admiralty by an action in rem. 48 Am J1st Ship § 615.

Ballentine's law dictionary. . 1998.

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