Definition of 'superstructure'
Example sentences containing 'superstructure'
Neither did it float of its own accord, but was carried atop the forward superstructure of a sleek, modern ship.A DAYSTAR OF FEAR (1998)
He could just make out the superstructure: some kind of a coastal freighter.CORMORANT (1998)
He stood in the relatively sheltered open wing of his bridge and superstructure, his mind quickly recalculating the risk.LET NOT THE DEEP (1998)
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