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flight deck

noun
1.
Navy. the upper deck of an aircraft carrier, constructed and equipped for the landing andtakeoff of aircraft.
2.
Aeronautics. (in certain aircraft) an elevated compartment containing the instruments and controls used by the pilot, copilot, and flight engineer to operate the aircraft.
Origin
1920-1925
1920-25
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British Dictionary definitions for flight-deck

flight deck

noun
1.
the crew compartment in an airliner Compare cockpit (sense 1)
2.
the upper deck of an aircraft carrier from which aircraft take off and on which they land
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