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  • n. The space between any two decks of a ship
  • n. Steerage on a passenger ship in which people who cannot afford a cabin travel

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. See under Between.
  • prep. the space, or in the space, between the decks of a vessel.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • In the space between two decks of a ship; on any deck but the upper one.
  • n. The space between two decks of a ship, or the whole space between the upper and the lowest deck.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adv. in the space between decks, on a ship

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