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English definition of “quarterdeck”


noun [C] uk   /ˈkwɔː.tə.dek/ us    /ˈkwɑː.t̬ɚ-/
the highest part of the deck at the back of a ship: The quarterdeck is usually reserved for officers.Parts of ships and boats
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