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Definition of the adverb between decks
What does between decks mean as an attribute of something other than a noun?
- in the space between decks, on a ship
- synonym of between decks: 'tween decks
Definition of the noun between decks
What does between decks mean as a name of something?
- [nautical] The space between any two decks of a ship
- [nautical] Steerage on a passenger ship in which people who cannot afford a cabin travel
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The Encyclopaedia Britannica, Or, A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and Miscellaneous Literature (1823)
The fire-room is built between decks, and limited on the after part by a bulk-head, L, behind the mainmast, from which it extends quite forward, as represented in Plate CCXVII. The train enclosed in this apartment is contained in a variety of ...
The London encyclopaedia, or, Universal dictionary of science, art, literature, and practical mechanics, by the orig. ed. of the Encyclopaedia metropolitana [T. Curtis]. (1839)
by Thomas Curtis (of Grove house sch, Islington)
The fire-room is built between decks, and limited on the after- part by a bulkhead, L, behind the main rr.ast, from which it extends- quite forward, as represented in the diagram at the foot of this article. The train enclosed in this apartment is ...
London Encyclopaedia; Or, Universal Dictionary of Science, Art, Literature and Practical Mechanics (1829)
Comprising a Popular View of the Present State of Knowledge
The fire-room is built between decks, and limited on the afterpart by a bulkhead, L , behind the main mast, from which it extends quite forward, as represented in the diagram at the foot of this article. The train enclosed in this apartment is ...
by John Ramsay MacCulloch
latforms shall not be less than 6 feet, but so as that no passenger shall be carried on any deck or plat orm, nor upon any deck where the height or distance between decks is less than 6 feet, with intent to bring such passenger to the U. States, ...
A Work of Universal Reference in All Departments of Knowledge with a New Atlas of the World
between decks. The crew and the 'tween-deck passengers. W. C. Russell, Jack's Courtship, xxxviii. 'tween-decks (twén'deks), adv. and n. Same as between-decks. The blubber is cut into pieces about a foot square ...
by Anton Larsen
-beef* adv between decks, •intebjorlle hold beam -batelaften the cargo in the tweendecks. -batdpaSfngcr c steerage Passenger. -bcetiplabS steerage berth el. accommodation -bataftatte 'tween-deck stanchion. □*«l*»«get hold-beam clamp.
A Standard Work of Reference in Art, Literature, Science, History, Geography, Commerce, Biography, Discovery and Invention
The space or spaces between decks above the tonnage deck are dealt with by a similar formula. A mean horizontal area of the space, or each space if more than one, is found and multiplied by the mean height. The permanent closed-in ...
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Between decks Meaning
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