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Groundings (Maritime crashes) (Hbbmd)

Definition
Contact by a ship with the ground while the ship is moored or anchored as a result of the water level dropping, or when approaching the coast as a result of a navigational error. (Source: www.ppiafdev.org/documents/toolkits/Portoolkit/Toolkit/glossary.html)
Broader Term
Water transportation crashes (Hbbm)
Related Terms (Hierarchical)
Shipwrecks (Hbbma)
Allisions (Hbbmc)
Capsizing (Hbbmt)