hurricane deck

a deck at the top of a passenger steamer, having a roof supported by light scantlings.

1825–35, Americanism

hurricane-decked, adjective Unabridged
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hurricane deck
a ship's deck that is covered by a light deck as a sunshade

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Example sentences
The floor of the main saloon and hurricane deck were both torn in the center, fore and aft, and had collapsed.
Many of our boys were quartered on the hurricane deck.
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