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Something having a deck or an indicated number of levels, stories, or tiers. Often used in combination: a three-decker apartment house; double-decker buses.


(Biography) a variant spelling of (Thomas) Dekker


(ˈdɛk ər)

something having a specified number of decks, levels, etc. (used in combination): a double-decker bus.


(ˈdɛk ər)

Thomas, Dekker, Thomas.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.decker - English dramatist and pamphleteer (1572-1632)Decker - English dramatist and pamphleteer (1572-1632)
2.decker - (often used in combinations) something constructed with multiple levels; "they rode in a double-decker bus"
artefact, artifact - a man-made object taken as a whole
combining form - a bound form used only in compounds; "`hemato-' is a combining form in words like `hematology'"
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