belowdecks

adverb
be·​low·​decks | \ bi-ˌlō-ˈdeks How to pronounce belowdecks (audio) , bi-ˈlō-ˌdeks \

Definition of belowdecks

: inside or into the superstructure of a boat : down to a lower deck

First Known Use of belowdecks

1652, in the meaning defined above

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“Belowdecks.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/belowdecks. Accessed 16 Jan. 2021.

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