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top·side

 (tŏp′sīd′)
n.
1. often topsides The surface of a ship's hull above the water line.
2. The highest position of authority.
adv. & adj.
1. On or to the upper parts of a ship; on deck.
2. In a position of authority.

topside

(ˈtɒpˌsaɪd)
n
1. the uppermost side of anything
2. (Cookery) Brit and NZ a lean cut of beef from the thigh containing no bone
3. (Nautical Terms) (often plural)
a. the part of a ship's sides above the waterline
b. the parts of a ship above decks

top•side

(ˈtɒpˌsaɪd)

n.
1. the upper side.
2. Usu., topsides. the outer surface of a hull above the water.
3. the most authoritative position or level.
adj.
4. of, pertaining to, or located on the topside.
5. of the most authoritative rank.
adv.
6. Also, top′sides`. up on the deck.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.topside - (usually plural) weather decktopside - (usually plural) weather deck; the part of a ship's hull that is above the waterline
ship - a vessel that carries passengers or freight
shelter deck, weather deck - upper deck having no overhead protection from the weather, but sheltering the deck below
plural, plural form - the form of a word that is used to denote more than one
Translations

topside

[ˈtɒpsaɪd] N
1. (= uppermost side) → lado m superior, superficie f superior
2. (Culin) → tapa f y tajo redondo

topside

[ˈtɒpˌsaɪd] n
a. (Brit) (Culin) → girello
b. (Naut) topsides nplopera morta
References in classic literature ?
Suppose all'ee same fine weather, one piecie coolie-man come topside," he pursued, warming up imaginatively.
It was useless to look down, for he could only see the topsides of the branches, so he stared upward and saw, far away in the blue, Rann the Kite balancing and wheeling as he kept watch over the jungle waiting for things to die.
Then it was decided to take part of the cargo out and calk her topsides.
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The topside was loaded from the construction quay in Vlissingen, The Netherlands, on a seagoing barge for transport to the Gulf of Gabes, 110 km offshore Tunisia in the Mediterranean.
has received a letter of award for the engineering, procurement and construction of 6,500 metric tons of topside modules for the Peregrino floating, production, storage and offloading (FPSO) vessel from A.
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Technip recently completed the first-ever open-sea catamaran floatover topside installation on the deepwater Kikeh Spar for Murphy Sabah Oil Co.
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