from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A small, usually open platform located above the main bridge, as on a powerboat, equipped with a secondary set of navigational controls. Also called fly bridge.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. A (usually open) area on top of, or at the side of, a ship's pilothouse, serving as an operating station for the officers in good weather or when manoeuvring in port.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. a temporary bridge suspended or floating, as for the passage of armies; also, a floating structure connected by a cable with an anchor or pier up stream, and made to pass from bank to bank by the action of the current or other means.
- adj. See under Bridge, and Camp.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. the highest navigational bridge on a ship; a small (often open) deck above the pilot house
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