a partial weather deck on top of a forecastle superstructure; topgallant forecastle.
noun, Nautical. 1. the extreme fore part of a forecastle superstructure. 2. the extreme fore part of the main weather deck of a vessel that has no forecastle superstructure.
[fawr-chek, fohr-] /ˈfɔrˌtʃɛk, ˈfoʊr-/ verb (used without object), Ice Hockey. 1. to obstruct or impede the movement or progress of an attacking opponent in the opponent’s own defensive zone. Compare , 1 (def 15).
[fawr-kwahyuh r, fohr-] /ˈfɔrˌkwaɪər, ˈfoʊr-/ noun 1. .
noun 1. a word formed by omitting the first part of the form from which it is derived.