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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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But that flotsam - which may or may not have been tsunami-related - was blown across by strong winds, Barth said.
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Today, scientists recognize flotsam as a tremendous source of scientific data.
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In some of his smaller photographs, Schmelling isolates details, illuminating pathetically preserved doll parts, old advertisements, and trashed audio cassettes--an inventory of cultural flotsam and jetsam.
That is why certain schools, churches and even power stations can survive from one century to another, examples of creative adaptation which put to shame the flotsam and jetsam which too often surrounds us.
At Covehythe, south of Lowestoft on the Suffolk coast in the 1920s, there was found among the flotsam and jetsam that litter the beach at low tide a slim, fair-haired, teenage girl - naked but for a riding boot on her right foot.
More golf balls, tennis, balls, soft balls, parts of boats, or just useless flotsam and jetsam?
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).