allision (<<schwa>>-lizh-<<schwa>>n), n. Maritime law. The contact of a vessel with a
stationary object such as an anchored vessel or a pier. • In modern practice, “collision” is often
used where “allision” was once the preferred term. Cf. COLLISION. [Cases: Shipping 81. C.J.S.
Shipping §§ 184–187.] — allide (<<schwa>>-lId), vb. [Blacks Law 8th]