bulkhead

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  • Keep your face up against the bulkhead until you get to the top. Cited from Stand by for Mars!, by Carey Rockwell
  • We followed him, but still found that there was another bulkhead before us. Cited from The Two Supercargoes, by W.H.G. Kingston
  • Says he can see you through a two-inch bulkhead, and the like. Cited from The Best Short Stories of 1915, by Various
  • Through the thin bulkhead I could hear the officers speaking to each other. Cited from Tom Cringle's Log, by Michael Scott
  • They fight each other, where Bulkhead is having trouble because of his leg.
  • It was too dark for eyes to be of much use, but hands were run all over the bulkhead. Cited from The Lion of Saint Mark, by G. A. Henty
  • A second bulkhead was placed in the central portion of the ship.
  • They could not trust to bulkheads that were only closed occasionally by doors. Cited from Scientific American Supplement, No. 561, October 2, 1886, by Various
  • The forward bulkhead of forward engine room was carried away.
  • The hands of the little clock fastened against the forward bulkhead already stood at quarter after three. Cited from Captivating Mary Carstairs, Henry Sydnor Harrison
  • I had my back against the bulkhead, it felt very hard against my shoulder-blades. Cited from Romance, by Joseph Conrad and F.M. Hueffer
  • But he went down after the others, and we heard hammering behind the bulkhead again. Cited from The Devil's Admiral, by Frederick Ferdinand Moore
  • The bulkheads also provide a flow-through design to prevent waves on turns.
  • The other two forms, however, were made permanent parts of the frame, serving as bulkheads. Cited from The Scientific American Boy, by A. Russell Bond
  • When we got into clear water we worked up to the bulkhead of ice and passed Resolution Island. Cited from Schwatka's Search, by William H. Gilder
  • Armed with it I returned to the bulkhead, against which I determined to make my attack. Cited from Dick Cheveley, by W. H. G. Kingston
  • Bulkhead does not believe him, and makes it obvious he doesn't trust him.
  • The lower bulkhead of the inner assembly structure provides mounting space for all life support equipment.
  • It extended to the upper deck and was closed on either ends by bulkheads thick.
  • The after bulkhead ran straight across the ship from the after ends of the ten-inch main belt.
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Meaning of bulkhead

  • noun A partition that divides a ship or plane into compartments