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noun [countable]     bulkhead pronunciation in British English
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  1. 1
    a wall that divides the inside of a ship or plane into separate areas
  2. From our crowdsourced Open Dictionary
    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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