noun quar·ter·deck·er \"ə(r)\

Definition of quarterdecker

  1. 1 :  a naval officer who cares more for regulations and etiquette than efficiency

  2. 2 :  slipper limpet

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Origin and Etymology of quarterdecker

1quarterdeck + -er

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a trip made at another's expense

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