noun Date: 1565 the forepart of a ship's main deck

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  • Foredeck — Fore deck , n. (Naut.) The fore part of a deck, or of a ship. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • foredeck — [fôr′dek΄] n. the forepart of a ship s main deck …   English World dictionary

  • foredeck — [[t]fɔ͟ː(r)dek[/t]] foredecks N COUNT: usu N SING, the N The foredeck is the part of the deck at the front of a ship …   English dictionary

  • foredeck — /fawr dek , fohr /, n. Naut. the fore part of a weather deck, esp. between a bridge house or superstructure and a forecastle superstructure. [1555 65; FORE + DECK1] * * * …   Universalium

  • foredeck — noun The part of the deck of a ship or boat that lies forward of the mast …   Wiktionary

  • foredeck — n. forward deck, deck located near the front of a ship …   English contemporary dictionary

  • foredeck — noun the forward deck of a ship …   English new terms dictionary

  • foredeck — /ˈfɔdɛk/ (say fawdek) noun the forward part of the spar deck of a ship …   Australian English dictionary

  • foredeck — noun the deck between the bridge and the forecastle • Hypernyms: ↑deck • Part Holonyms: ↑weather deck, ↑shelter deck …   Useful english dictionary

  • Recreational trawler — For the fishing boat, see fishing trawler. Kadey Krogen 42 cruising trawler Recreational trawlers are pleasure boats which resemble fishing trawlers. They can also be called cruising trawlers or trawler yachts. Within the category, however, are… …   Wikipedia

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