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  Quarantine  
 

The period during which an arriving vessel, including its equipment, cargo, crew or passengers, suspected to carry or carrying a contagious disease is detained in strict isolation to prevent the spread of such a disease.

 
     
  Quay  
  That part of a wharf which is intended for the mooring of vessels.