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Definition of the noun orlop

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noun - plural: orlops

  1. the fourth or lowest deck
    • lexical domain: Artifacts - nouns denoting man-made objects
    • synonyms of orlop: fourth deck / orlop deck
    • more generic word: deck = any of various platforms built into a vessel

Alternative definition of the noun orlop

noun

  1. [nautical] The platform over the hold of a ship that makes up the fourth or lowest deck, hence in full called orlop deck, especially of a warship.

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Orlop is a fictional character from the 1984 film Dune.

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Orlop a.k.a. Daniel Severa Jr. is a film crew member in the 2013 film Bluebird.

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Google previewSeamanship (1863)

Comp. from Various Authorities and Illustrated with Numerous Original and Selected Designs, for the Use of the United States Naval Academy by Stephen Bleecker Luce

The orlop is that part of the deck where the cables are stowed, immediately forward, and on each side, of the mainmast. The cables being stowed, there ...

Google previewThe Art of Modeling Stars in the 21st Century (IAU S252) (2008)

by International Astronomical Union. Symposium, L. Deng, K. L. Chan

The mass transfer efficiency ORLOP is the fraction of the envelope mass that is transferred onto the secondary rather than is ejected from the system , ...

Google previewLondon Encyclopaedia; Or, Universal Dictionary of Science, Art, Literature and Practical Mechanics (1829)

Comprising a Popular View of the Present State of Knowledge

The orlop is the deck beneath the lower gundeck, and is supported by an oak pillar placed under each beam, and framed with carlings and ledges to receive the plank, which are generally of three-inch fir. On this deck are erected the purser's, ...

Google previewA New Universal Dictionary of the Marine (2012)

Illustrated with a Variety of Modern Designs of Shipping, Etc. by William Falconer, William Burney

The Orlop is the deck beneath the lower gnn.dcck, and is supported by an oak pillar placed under each beam, and framed with carlings and ledges to receive the plank, which are generally of three-inch fir. On this deck are erected the purser's, ...

Google previewA New and Universal Dictionary of the Marine (1830)

Being, a Copious Explanation of the Technical Terms and Phrases Usually Employed in the Construction, Equipment, Machinery, Movements, and Military, as Well as Naval Operations of Ships: with Such Parts of Astronomy, and Navigation, as Will be Found Useful to Practical Navigators by William Falconer

The Orlop is the deck beneath the lower gun-deck, and is supported by an oak pillar placed under each beam, and framed with carlings and ledges to receive the plank, which are generally of threeinch fir. On this deck are erected the purser's, ...

Google previewThe popular encyclopedia; or, 'Conversations Lexicon': [ed. by A. Whitelaw from the Encyclopedia Americana]. (1877)

by Popular encyclopedia

ORLOP DECK, the lowest deck, consisting of a platform laid over the beams in the hold of a ship of war, whereon the cables are usually coiled. It also contains the sail-rooms, the purser's, surgeon's, boatswain's and carpenter's cabins, and the ...

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Scrabble value of O1R1L1O1P3

The value of this 5-letter word is 7 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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