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noun [countable]     bulkhead pronunciation in British English
/ˈbʌlkˌhed/
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  1. 1
    a wall that divides the inside of a ship or plane into separate areas
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    a retaining wall along a waterfront

    The hurricane caused such large waves that the bulkhead was almost destroyed.

    Submitted on 05/10/2015
 
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