three-decker

  • 1 three-decker — [thrē′dek′ər] n. 1. a) Historical a warship with three decks of cannon b) a ship with three decks 2. any structure with three levels 3. Informal a sandwich made with three slices of bread 4. Informal a novel published in three volumes; now, esp …

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  • 2 Three-decker — Three deck er, n. (Naut.) A vessel of war carrying guns on three decks. [1913 Webster] [1913 Webster] …

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  • 3 Three-decker — A three decker is a sail warship which carried her guns on three fully armed decks. Usually additional guns were carried on the upper works (forecastle and quarterdeck) but this was not a continuous battery and so did not count. Three deckers… …

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  • 4 three-decker — /three dek euhr/, n. 1. any ship having three decks, tiers, etc. 2. (formerly) one of a class of sailing warships that carried guns on three decks. 3. a sandwich made of three slices of bread interlaid with two layers of filling; club sandwich. 4 …

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  • 5 three-decker — three′ deck′er n. 1) coo something having three layers, levels, decks, or tiers 2) triple decker • Etymology: 1785–95 …

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  • 6 three-decker — noun 1. made with three slices of usually toasted bread • Syn: ↑club sandwich, ↑triple decker • Hypernyms: ↑sandwich 2. any ship having three decks • Hypernyms: ↑ship 3. a warsh …

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  • 7 three-decker — noun a) A sailing warship that had guns on each of three decks b) A sandwich made from three slices of bread; a triple decker …

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  • 8 three-decker — noun Date: 1795 1. a wooden warship carrying guns on three decks 2. triple decker …

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  • 9 three-decker — /θri ˈdɛkə/ (say three dekuh) noun 1. any vessel, etc., having three decks, tiers, etc. 2. one of a class of sailing warships which carried guns on three decks. 3. a novel published in three volumes (especially in the 19th century). 4. anything… …

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  • 10 Daniel Hunt Three-Decker — Hunt, Daniel, Three Decker U.S. National Register of Historic Places …

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  • 11 Charles A. Hall Three-Decker — Hall, Charles A., Three Decker U.S. National Register of Historic Places …

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  • 12 Charles Lundberg Three-Decker — Lundberg, Charles, Three Decker U.S. National Register of Historic Places …

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  • 13 Charles Magnuson Three-Decker — Magnuson, Charles, Three Decker U.S. National Register of Historic Places …

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  • 14 Christina Nelson Three-Decker — Nelson, Christina, Three Decker U.S. National Register of Historic Places …

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  • 15 Clara Simpson Three-Decker — Simpson, Clara, Three Decker U.S. National Register of Historic Places …

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  • 16 David Dworman Three-Decker — Dworman, David, Three Decker U.S. National Register of Historic Places …

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  • 17 David Hunt Three-Decker — Hunt, David, Three Decker U.S. National Register of Historic Places …

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  • 18 Marion Battelle Three-Decker — Battelle, Marion, Three Decker U.S. National Register of Historic Places …

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  • 19 Mary Dean Three-Decker — Dean, Mary, Three Decker U.S. National Register of Historic Places …

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  • 20 Morris Levenson Three-Decker — Levenson, Morris, Three Decker U.S. National Register of Historic Places …

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