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Princeton's WordNet

  1. hatchway, opening, scuttle(noun)

    an entrance equipped with a hatch; especially a passageway between decks of a ship


  1. hatchway(Noun)

    A means of passing through a wall or floor, having a hatch (especially on a ship); a doorway with a hatch rather than a door

Webster Dictionary

  1. Hatchway(noun)

    a square or oblong opening in a deck or floor, affording passage from one deck or story to another; the entrance to a cellar

Dictionary of Nautical Terms

  1. hatchway

    A square or oblong opening in the middle of the deck of a ship, of which there are generally three--the fore, main, and after--affording passages up and down from one deck to another, and again descending into the hold. The coverings over these openings are called hatches. Goods of bulk are let down into the hold by the hatchways. To lay anything in the hatchway, is to put it so that the hatches cannot be approached or opened. The hatches of a smaller kind are distinguished by the name of scuttles.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of hatchway in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of hatchway in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

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