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cabotage


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The French name for the coasting trade. Many people believe that it is derived from cabo, Spanish for cape, as coasting ships generally sailed from cape to cape, but a more likely derivation is the French word cabot, a small vessel.

Subjects: Maritime History — Archaeology.


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