bulkhead deck

noun

Definition of bulkhead deck

: the uppermost continuous deck of a ship to which all main transverse watertight bulkheads are carried

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“Bulkhead deck.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/bulkhead%20deck. Accessed 23 Jan. 2022.

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