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CRUISE, mar. law. A voyage or expedition in quest of vessels or fleets of the enemy which may be expected to sail through any particular track of the sea, at a certain season of the year the region in which these cruises are performed is usually termed the rendezvous or cruising latitude.
     2. When the ships employed for this purpose, which are accordingly called cruisers, have arrived at the destined station, they traverse the sea, backwards and forwards, under an easy sail, and within a limited space, conjectured to be in the track of their expected adversaries. Wesk. Ins. h.t.; Lex Merc. Rediv. 271, 284; Dougl. 11. 509; Park. Ins. 58; Marsh. Ins. 196, 199, 520; 2 Gallis. 268.

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The name seems to be a variation on the FJ Cruiser.
On April 30, there will be a fun run for all FJ Cruiser owners, and a special short-course off-road track will be present at the 4-hectare venue to test out your FJ Cruiser's abilities.
For more information, contact Mr Cruiser on telephone (+263-772) 232 504 or (+263-4) 309331 and email mrcruiser@mrcruiser.
The luxury Nile cruiser will offer the discerning traveller an oasis of tranquility with service which is warm, intuitive and personalised.
The luxury cruiser will feature 22 luxurious cabins and suites with laFrench windows that offer views of the River Nile.
Available in 2 designs and 5 colorways, the Beach Cruisers stand out from the crowd with their elegant lines, sturdy construction and the sheer comfort of the ride.
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Unabashedly luxurious, the 2015 Toyota Land Cruiser comes only one way fully equipped.
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Stacey is now being forced to pay workers to remove the sunken cruiser from the canal.
Over the years, the Land Rover has gone up-market and evolved into the Range Rover while the Land Cruiser has stayed closer to its roots.
Over the years, the Land Rover has gone up market and evolved into the Range Rover, while the Land Cruiser has stayed closer to its roots.