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spar deck

noun, Nautical
1.
the upper deck of a vessel, extending from stem to stern.
Compare main deck.
Origin
1560-1570
1560-70
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Examples from the web for spar deck
  • The topside of the cargo ship had to be fitted with a metal grid, a so-called spar deck, to hold the containers.
  • Temporary quarters were fitted up sumptuously for them aft on the spar deck.

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