foredeck

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fore·deck

 (fôr′dĕk′)
n.
The forward part of the deck of a ship, usually the main deck.

foredeck

(ˈfɔːˌdɛk)
n
(Nautical Terms) nautical the deck between the bridge and the forecastle
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Noun1.foredeck - the deck between the bridge and the forecastle
deck - any of various platforms built into a vessel
shelter deck, weather deck - upper deck having no overhead protection from the weather, but sheltering the deck below
Translations

foredeck

[ˈfɔːrdɛk] n [ship] → pont m avant

foredeck

nVor(der)deck nt
References in classic literature ?
Their carriages, emblazoned with coronets and heaped with shining imperials, were on the foredeck, locked in with a dozen more such vehicles: it was difficult to pass in and out amongst them; and the poor inmates of the fore-cabin had scarcely any space for locomotion.
Both Britain and France experimented with floatplanes carried on submarines; the Japanese built eleven submarines with an airplane catapult on their foredecks, and placed in production a lightweight floatplane, the Yokosuka E14Y1, intended exclusively for use with submarines.
The smooth deck comes with standard flush hatches and lots of space on the side and foredecks.