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1. A ship having three decks, especially one of a class of sail-powered warships with guns on three decks.
2. Something with three levels or layers, as:
a. A three-story apartment building.
b. A sandwich having three slices of bread.
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a. anything having three levels or layers
b. (as modifier): a three-decker sandwich.
2. (Historical Terms) a warship with guns on three decks
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1. something having three layers, levels, decks, or tiers.
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|Noun||1.||three-decker - made with three slices of usually toasted bread|
sandwich - two (or more) slices of bread with a filling between them
|2.||three-decker - any ship having three decks|
ship - a vessel that carries passengers or freight
|3.||three-decker - a warship carrying guns on three decks|
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