Definition of gun deck in English:

gun deck

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  • 1A deck on a ship on which guns are placed.
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    • When we're homing in on a suspect ship Caspar keeps an eagle eye from the gun deck, eager to get out there and do his job.
    • The main gun, Oto Melara 76 mm Super Rapid, installed on the forward gun deck, provides defence against surface and airborne targets.
    • The ship's main gun is an Oto Melara 76 mm gun installed on the forward gun deck.
  • 1.1 historical The lowest gun deck on a ship of the line.

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