from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.
- noun A raised, enclosed observation post in a submarine, often being a means of entrance to the interior.
- noun The armored pilothouse of a warship.
from The Century Dictionary.
- noun The low, dome-shaped, shot-proof pilot-house of a war-vessel, particularly an ironclad.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.
- noun archaic The shot-proof pilot house of a war vessel.
- the raised structure rising above the deck of a submarine.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.
- noun nautical The
armoured control towerof an early iron warshipfrom which the ship was navigatedin battle
- noun nautical A
connecting structurebetween the bridgeand pressure hull of a submarine; in larger, modern submarines it contains the captain's cabinand is known as the sail
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- noun an armored pilothouse on a warship
- noun a raised bridge on a submarine; often used for entering and exiting
from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
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