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Definition of "deck" in Essential American English Dictionary

deck

noun   /dek/
one of the floors of a ship, bus, or plane: The children like to sit on the top deck of the bus. The kids like going out on the deck when we ride the ferry.
a wooden floor outside a house, usually with a low fence around it and without a roof: In the summer, we eat on the deck whenever we can.
a set of cards used for playing games
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