- a deck on top of a bridge house; flying bridge.
- the first deck in a bridge house.
- the deck from which a vessel is usually operated; the location of the pilot house.
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Examples from the Web for bridge deck
He walked forward to the bridge-deck rail and blew his whistle.Command
With these maddening thoughts twitching his nautical brow, he swung from the bridge-deck onto the main deck.The Flying Bo'sun
He took me round into a dark alleyway under the bridge-deck aft and shouted down: 'Here comes the Second,' he says.
Just as I stumbled up on the bridge-deck I saw the pilot going over the side, down a rope ladder.
I remember walking up and down the bridge-deck that night, thinking things out under the stars.