Sentence Examples


  • The increase of the French mercantile marine (which is fifth in importance in the world) over the same period is traced in the following table.
  • Been recognized as the founder of English mercantile law.
  • His faith made him believe that his adversaries were in the wrong; but how great must have been this faith, which permitted him to undertake the work at a time when mechanical appliances for the execution of such an undertaking did not exist, and when for the utilization of the proposed canal there was as yet no steam mercantile marine !
  • Much has also been done by the discussion of observations made on board vessels belonging to the mercantile marine of various countries.
  • Debts do not, as a general rule, carry interest, but such an obligation may arise either by agreement or by mercantile usage or by statute.

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