Sentence Examples


  • Camera della cornpagna, the storeroom for provisions on board ship, is the use of "companion" for the framed windows over a hatchway on the deck of a ship, and also for the hooded entrance-stairs to the captain's cabin.
  • All hands took their turn at the pumps, alternately bailing at the fore hatchway.
  • As I was stationed but a short distance from the main hatchway, I could catch a glance at all who were carried below.
  • Next to the turret base a large hatchway ( 7 ) provides access to the space behind the secondary armament.
  • We slipped through the small hatchway into total blackness.

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