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flybridge

Syllabification: fly·bridge
Pronunciation: /ˈflīˌbrij
 
/
(also flying bridge)

Definition of flybridge in English:

noun

An open deck above the main bridge of a vessel such as a yacht or cabin cruiser, typically equipped with duplicate controls.
Example sentences
  • My preference would be to sacrifice the lower helm and enclose the flybridge for protection in inclement weather.
  • I can just imagine a big lever set in the deck on the flybridge, one direction marked ‘FULL NOISE’ and the other direction labelled ‘QUIET’.
  • One word of caution: while underway, loading the flybridge to its maximum capacity with adults will result in a tendency of the boat to roll out or away from the direction in which it is being turned.

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