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bridge deck

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noun Nautical.
  1. a deck on top of a bridge house; flying bridge.
  2. the first deck in a bridge house.
  3. the deck from which a vessel is usually operated; the location of the pilot house.
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Historical Examples

  • He walked forward to the bridge-deck rail and blew his whistle.

    Command

    William McFee

  • With these maddening thoughts twitching his nautical brow, he swung from the bridge-deck onto the main deck.

    The Flying Bo'sun

    Arthur Mason

  • He took me round into a dark alleyway under the bridge-deck aft and shouted down: 'Here comes the Second,' he says.

    Aliens

    William McFee

  • Just as I stumbled up on the bridge-deck I saw the pilot going over the side, down a rope ladder.

    Aliens

    William McFee

  • I remember walking up and down the bridge-deck that night, thinking things out under the stars.

    Aliens

    William McFee