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Flotsam

In maritime law, property seen floating on the water after having been ejected from a ship involuntarily. Flotsam is usually the result of a shipwreck. Under maritime law, flotsam remains the property of its original owners, while jetsam, which is deliberately thrown overboard in an emergency, is the property of its finder.
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We tried the Flotsam Mojito and the pub's version of a Long Island Iced Tea, and both were pretty watered down and flavorless.
Attack the weedline or flotsam with a pair of rods and mix up the lures.
Today, scientists recognize flotsam as a tremendous source of scientific data.
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Still, a bit of mill flotsam could always lodge in the gap between wheel and sensor and disrupt things, Robin son said.
In practice, Holland would surely agree (as part of an exit deal) to buy back the flotsam of notes (which would have found their way into central bank vaults in the truncated union as a counterpart to deposit growth).
The model uses local winds to 'blow' the flotsam along.
Everything found its use: children collected flotsam from the sea coast which was turned into the mobiles which now decorate the centre's cafe
Such images contrast nicely with Benes's Warholian "veneration" of such pop flotsam as a fork used by actor Steven Van Zandt of The Sopranos.
Our generation is not so lucky in regard to the mental flotsam that occasionally rises to the surface of our internal seas.
But the Coastguard insisted there was no evidence of a collision and flotsam found near the serach area could not be identified as belonging to the boat.
As a result, theological books are at premium for Burma's seminaries and Bible colleges, with libraries pieced together from the flotsam and jetsam of what happens to be available, mostly books left over from the pre-1966 days of the missionaries, or carried in by visitors and returning travelers, he said.