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spar deck

noun, Nautical
the upper deck of a vessel, extending from stem to stern.
Compare main deck.
Origin of spar deck
1560-70 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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  • 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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