This illustrated Italian/English dictionary, now in its sixth edition, translates the most common seafaring terms in use today, with reference to the IMO’s SMCP. It also includes an extensive abbreviations section.
The dictionary contains all of the most common terms relevant to seafaring: shipbuilding, navigation (celestial, electronic, hyperbolic, plain navigation), marine engines, thermodynamics, instrumentation, automation and onboard systems, machine tools, types of vessels, maritime trade, coastal and deep-sea sailing, fishing and sailing.
It includes Standard Marine Communication Phrases connected with safety in ship-shore shore-ship and inter-ship communications. There is also a list of approximately 4,000 maritime acronyms and abbreviations, an extensive reference section and essential onboard forms and checklists