SEA

(redirected from seasick)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.

SEA

abbreviation for SINGLE EUROPEAN ACT.

SEA. The ocean; the great mass of waters which surrounds the land, and which probably extends from pole to pole, covering nearly three quarters of the globe. Waters within the ebb and flow of the tide, are to be considered the sea. Gilp. R. 526.
     2. The sea is public and common to all people, and every person has an equal right to navigate it, or to fish there; Ang. on Tide Wat. 44 to 49; Dane's Abr. c. 68, a. 3, 4; Inst. 2, 1, 1; and to land upon the sea, shore. (q.v.)
     3. Every nation has jurisdiction to the distance of a cannon shot, (q, v.) or marine league, over the water adjacent to its shore. 2 Cranch, 187, 234; 1 Circuit Rep. 62; Bynk. Qu. Pub. Juris. 61; 1 Azuni Mar. Law, 204; Id. 185; Vattel, 207:

References in periodicals archive ?
The Queen gets seasick too - despite sailing in the Royal Yacht Britannia for 43 years - and recom-mended her favourite pills to Kate.
|Leicester De Montfort Hall will host Seasick Steve on November 17.
We were among almost 400 passengers who felt no ill effects but those that were seasick managed to make the news with their tales of woe.
The unnamed passenger went on: "The boat was tilting and tipping so violently, approximately three-quarters of those aboard were seasick. Crew were collecting the numerous sick bags in black bin bags."
SEASICK passengers spent six hours in "horrendous" conditions on a pleasure cruise from Liverpool to North Wales.
A LABOUR MP claims he has evidence about Sir Philip Green's PS363million BHS pensions deal that will leave the yacht-loving fatcat "seasick".
With Seasick Steve, Martha Reeves, Cattle & Cane, Lanterns and the Lake and The Lake Poets having already taken to the stage, Brian Wilson slowly took his seat front and centre of the Times Square venue and the opening chiming sounds of a laidback California Girls rang out.
Katee Kross said she was scouted last year after being spotted on stage at Wembley with blues star Seasick Steve.
Jamie and Claire will spend several weeks on a boat, and Jamie will get quite seasick. Heughan revealed that while he has a stronger stomach than his character, the fake vomit certainly wasn't appealing.
SEASICK STEVE - KEEPIN' THE HORSE BETWEEN ME AND THE GROUND HHH HH THERE may have been some recent doubt cast on the veracity of Seasick Steve's pre-fame years as a homeless troubadour, but his new double album, Keepin' The Horse Between You And The Ground, is full of authentic roots Americana.
Byline: Seasick Steve St David's Hall, Cardiff ?????
In terms of his career as a musician he may have been a late-starter -- he commenced recording and touring at an age when most folks retire -- but Seasick Steve continues to rack-up not just the years (he's 74 this year) but the miles, too, as he tours the globe promoting his newly released (and seventh) album, Sonic Soul Surfer.