flight deck

noun
Updated on: 9 Nov 2017

Definition of flight deck

1 :the uppermost complete deck of an aircraft carrier
2 :the forward compartment in some airplanes

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First Known Use of flight deck

1924


FLIGHT DECK Defined for English Language Learners

flight deck

noun

Definition of flight deck for English Language Learners

  • : the top deck of an aircraft carrier

  • : the area where the pilots sit in a large airplane


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