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

    Unseaworthiness Qf a ship; the state of being impassable by ships.

  • Black's Law Dictionary: 2nd Edition

    In insurance law. The condition of being innavigable, (q. v.) The foreign writers distinguish "innavigability" from "shipwreck." 3 Kent, Comm. 323, and note.. The term is also applied to the condition of streams which are not large enough or deep enough or are otherwise unsuited, for navigation.