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hatchway

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noun hatch·way \ˈhach-ˌwā\

Simple Definition of hatchway

  • : an opening or passage into an enclosed space (such as a cellar or an attic)

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of hatchway

  1. :  a passage giving access usually by a ladder or stairs to an enclosed space (as a cellar); also :  hatch 2a

1626

First Known Use of hatchway

1626


HATCHWAY Defined for Kids

hatchway

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noun hatch·way \ˈhach-ˌwā\

Definition of hatchway for Students

  1. :  a hatch usually having a ladder or stairs




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