Glossary. I

The Maritime Glossary. Letter I +++ 'IAC', 'IAMSAR', 'International'

English: IDC
IDC is a shortcut for

IMAREST is a shortcut for 'The Institute of Marine Engineering, Science and Technology (previously known as the Institute of Marine Engineers (IME)'.

IMPA is a shortcut for 'International Maritime Pilots' Association'.

Lateinisch "In die Mitte der Sache": Ohne Einleitung und Umschweife zur Sache kommen.

INF is a shortcut for 'Information Paper (IMO documents)'.

INF is a shortcut for 'Irradiated Nuclear Fuel'.

International mostly means a company, a project, or an organization which is involved with more than one country.

In American English "international" is everything which is not american. So it is a synonym for "foreign".




The International Maritime Organization (IMO), (former name: Inter-Governmental Maritime Consultative Organization (IMCO) until 1982) is located in London, United Kingdom.

ISMA is a shortcut for '--->International Ship Managers Association'.


ITC is a shortcut for

  • 'Industry Training Council'
  • 'Instructions to Classification Societies'.