(in marine insurance) a policy that provides protection of a broad nature for shipments of merchandise and that is valid continuously until canceled.
(in marine insurance) a policy covering loss of or damage to specified goods irrespective of the ship in which they are consigned
another term for floater (sense 4)
- Floating-rate note
noun 1. a eurobond, often issued as a negotiable bearer bond, that has a floating rate of interest
noun, Anatomy. 1. one member of the two lowest pairs of ribs, which are attached neither to the sternum nor to the cartilages of other ribs. noun 1. any rib of the lower two pairs of ribs in man, which are not attached to the breastbone floating rib n. Any of the two lowest pairs […]
noun 1. Building Trades. (def 3).
noun 1. stock not held for permanent investment and hence available for speculation; stock held by brokers and speculators rather than investors.