deck-house


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Noun1.deck-house - a superstructure on the upper deck of a ship
superstructure - structure consisting of the part of a ship above the main deck
upper deck - a higher deck
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Soon a venerable fossil, shawled to the chin and bandaged like a mummy, appeared at the door of the after deck-house, and the next lurch of the ship shot him into my arms.
I finished first, and slipped away for a smoke, my cabin being in a deck-house just against the poop.
A shiny black steam-yacht, with mahogany deck-house, nickel-plated binnacles, and pink-and-white-striped awnings, puffed up the harbour, flying the burgee of some New York club.