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Webster Dictionary

  1. Quarter-deck(noun)

    that part of the upper deck abaft the mainmast, including the poop deck when there is one

The Nuttall Encyclopedia

  1. Quarter-deck

    the part of a ship abaft the main-mast, or between the main and mizzen, where there is a poop.

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the part of the upper deck of a ship between the stern and the mast nearest it.

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