Definitions from Black's Law Dictionary: 2nd Edition and Ballentine's Law Dictionary as are available for each term in each dictionary.
  • Fog
    Black's Law Dictionary: 2nd Edition

    In maritime law. Any atmospheric condition (including not only fog properly se called, but also mist or falling snow) which thickens the air, obstructs the view, and so increases the perils of navigation. Flint & P. M. R. Co., v. Marine Ins. Co. (O. Ct) 71 Fed. 210; Dolner v. The Monticello, 7 Fed. Cas. 859.