(in a sailing ship) the portion of the deck below the upper or spar deck and aft of the mainmast.
[dek-eyd; British also duh-keyd] /ˈdɛk eɪd; British also dəˈkeɪd/ noun 1. a period of ten years: the three decades from 1776 to 1806. 2. a period of ten years beginning with a year whose last digit is zero: the decade of the 1980s. 3. a group, set, or series of ten. /ˈdɛkeɪd; dɪˈkeɪd/ noun 1. […]
adjective 1. (of a place) not having many inhabitants, visitors, etc
[verb dih-jest, dahy-; noun dahy-jest] /verb dɪˈdʒɛst, daɪ-; noun ˈdaɪ dʒɛst/ verb (used with object) 1. to convert (food) in the alimentary canal into absorbable form for assimilation into the system. 2. to promote the of (food). 3. to obtain information, ideas, or principles from; assimilate mentally: to digest a pamphlet on nuclear waste. 4. […]
noun 1. a silver coin of the U.S., equal to five cents, issued 1794–1805 and 1829–73.