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afterdeck

[af-ter-dek, ahf-] /ˈæf tərˌdɛk, ˈɑf-/
noun, Nautical
1.
the weather deck of a vessel behind the bridge house or midship section.
Origin
1895-1900
1895-1900; after + deck
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  • The apparent cause was a still-air situation that developed between the mid-ship house and the afterdeck house.
  • Guests can eat inside or al fresco under canvas awnings on the afterdeck.
British Dictionary definitions for afterdeck

afterdeck

/ˈɑːftəˌdɛk/
noun
1.
(nautical) the unprotected deck behind the bridge of a ship
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