Definition of deckhouse in English:

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deckhouse

Pronunciation: /ˈdɛkhaʊs/

noun

A cabin on the deck of a ship or boat, used for navigation or accommodation.
Example sentences
  • The vessel is dual decked and the aluminium deckhouse is fitted aft of midship.
  • The vessel has an aluminium deckhouse with skippers cabin, CO2 room, casing, ventilation and Hi-press room.
  • Aluminum is used in hulls, deckhouses, and hatch covers of commercial ships, as well as in equipment items, such as ladders, railings, gratings, windows, and doors.
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