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afterpeak

[af-ter-peek, ahf-] /ˈæf tərˌpik, ˈɑf-/
noun, Nautical
1.
the extreme after part of the interior of a hull, especially that part below the water immediately forward of the sternpost (opposed to forepeak).
Origin
after + peak1
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afterpeak

/ˈɑːftəˌpiːk/
noun
1.
(nautical) the space behind the aftermost bulkhead, often used for storage
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