Associations to the word «Cabotage»

Wiktionary

CABOTAGE, noun. The transport of goods or passengers between two points in the same country.
CABOTAGE, noun. The right to engage in such transport.
CABOTAGE, noun. The exclusive right of a country to control such transport.

Dictionary definition

CABOTAGE, noun. The exclusive right of a country to control the air traffic within its borders.
CABOTAGE, noun. Navigation in coastal waters.

Wise words

Words are always getting conventionalized to some secondary meaning. It is one of the works of poetry to take the truants in custody and bring them back to their right senses.
William Butler Yeats