What is Amalphitan Code?

Legal Definition
The name given to a collection of sea-laws, complied about the end of the eleventh century, by the people of Amalphi. It consists of the laws on maritime subjects which were, or had been, in force in counries bordering on the Mediterranean; and, on account of its being collected into one regular system, it was for a long time received as authority in those countries. 1 Azun. Mar. Law, 376.
-- Bouviers Law Dictionary
Legal Definition
A collection of sea-laws, compiled about the end of the eleventh century, by the people of Amalphi. It consists of the laws on maritime subjects, which were or had been in force in countries bordering on the Mediterranean; and was for a long time received as authority in those countries. Azuni; Wharton.
-- Black's Law Dictionary
Legal Definition
A compilation of marine laws of countries surrounding the Mediterranean, made in the 11th century.
-- Ballentine's Law Dictionary