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quarterdeck

Nautical the after part of the weather deck of a ship, traditionally the deck on a naval vessel for official or ceremonial use

Quarterdeck

(Quarterdeck Corporation, Marina del Rey, CA) A pioneering software company, founded in 1983, that offered a variety of utilities, diagnostics, connectivity and Internet products for the PC and Macintosh. In the 1980s, with its popular QEMM and DESQview programs, Quarterdeck was the first software company to offer a serious, alternate operating environment for the DOS PC. In 1999, Quarterdeck was acquired and assimilated by Symantec.
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He scented no danger, only some rich cooking, and not yet culled out from the more risk-averse pack, the rat stepped up and scuttled as they do in their clumsy-quick rodent way directly for USS Ferrell's quarterdeck.
In contrast to the New Mexico crew, the crew of the Missouri was restricted from being on their quarterdeck. Most would not have a good view of the important event taking place on their own ship.
He sold Quarterdeck to Jefferies and company in 2002 to focus on private equity investments under.
I had spent enough time around various ships, including warships, to know what constituted a quarterdeck. Trust me, a dog ladder does not qualify.
A group of us on the quarterdeck were ordered to make our way to the forecastle, which we did, but there was clearly nothing we could do to save the ship.
"Do you remember the Quarterdeck?" Staley asked, pointing to the neon marquee of a Main Street restaurant in the background of a black-and-white photo on display.
Maxwell joins Houlihan Lokey after a 12-year stint at Jefferies (NYSE:JEF), where she most recently served as chief strategist at Jefferies Quarterdeck, which provides financial advisory to aerospace, defence and technology sectors.
The Gun Turret Experience, in one of the original triple gun turrets overlooking the quarterdeck, invites visitors to follow the story of a young sailor serving on the warship in 1943, during the Battle of the North Cape.
In the same rescue mission Commander Shankar Man Rai, as the First Pilot and Captain of the aircraft Coast Guard 811, displayed extraordinary professional skills in the way he manoeuvred the helicopter over the restricted space on the quarterdeck in turbulent weather.
A crack ran from the quarterdeck to the waterline on its starboard side.
Bashir and several members of his military staff were greeted on Klakrings quarterdeck by Cmdr.
Not only had one of my friends called the quarterdeck and told them what had happened, but as soon as the police officers took my ID, they notified my command.