Moby-Dick: Fore-castle deck

Fore-castle deck

  1. the deck at the foremost section of the ship, above where the crew is housed
  2. Defintion 2

The word fore-castle deck appears in the following sentences from Moby-Dick:

Chapter 1 > Paragraph 11 > Sentence 1:

Finally, I always go to sea as a sailor, because of the wholesome exercise and pure air of the fore-castle deck.

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