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weather deck

noun
1.
(on a ship) the uppermost continuous deck exposed to the weather.
Origin of weather deck
1840-1850
1840-50
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  • Except in small patches none of these decks was water-tight in the steel parts, except the weather deck and the orlop deck aft.

    Loss of the Steamship 'Titanic' British Government

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