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A deck or part of the deck located toward the stern of a vessel.
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(Nautical Terms) nautical the unprotected deck behind the bridge of a ship
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af•ter•deck(ˈæf tərˌdɛk, ˈɑf-)
the weather deck of a vessel behind the bridge house or midship section.
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|Noun||1.||afterdeck - a deck abaft of midships |
deck - any of various platforms built into a vessel
fantail - an overhang consisting of the fan-shaped part of the deck extending aft of the sternpost of a ship
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