double decker

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double decker

A two-story house that provides living quarters for two families; it has one apartment on each floor and a separate entrance for each family.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Architecture and Construction. Copyright © 2003 by McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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He added that the application was in process as many other departments are involved in the operation of a flight or the landing of a large plane when it is a double-decked jetliner.
The double-decked jetliner A380 could not be landed at the Benazir Bhutto International Airport due to its short runway and the low weight bearing capacity of the runway.
A CAA official said the old runway was 1,100 feet while the runway at the new airport has the required length of 12,000 feet and the capacity to bear the weight of the double-decked jetliner.
The new double-decked mezzanine floor soundproofs the area and also provides insulation in winter.
Shepler's ferry service, which has operated licenced cruise and charter service to Mackinaw Island for 40 years, will provide a double-decked, diesel-powered excursion boat for the run.
Harlem has become somewhat of a tourist draw, with double-decked buses crossing 125th Street and camera-laden tourists passing by.
Seismologic studies following October's earthquake in northern California suggest vibrational resonance played a role in the collapse of the double-decked Nimitz Freeway in Oakland.