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     * // thereby giving due weight to the context in which the clause appears including the nature and object of the contract, and, //     * // thereby giving due weight to the context in which the clause appears including the nature and object of the contract, and, //
     * // where appropriate,​ construing the clause contra proferentem in case of ambiguity. //     * // where appropriate,​ construing the clause contra proferentem in case of ambiguity. //
-    * ...the same principle applies to the construction of limitation clauses.+    * // ...the same principle applies to the construction of limitation clauses. ​//
   * [[http://​www.austlii.edu.au/​au/​cases/​cth/​HCA/​2004/​35.html|Pacific Carriers Ltd v BNP Paribas]](([2004] HCA 35))    * [[http://​www.austlii.edu.au/​au/​cases/​cth/​HCA/​2004/​35.html|Pacific Carriers Ltd v BNP Paribas]](([2004] HCA 35)) 
     * // The construction of the (document) is to be determined by what a reasonable person in the position of (the parties) ​ would have understood them to mean. //     * // The construction of the (document) is to be determined by what a reasonable person in the position of (the parties) ​ would have understood them to mean. //

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