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Answer for the clue "Deck opening", 5 letters:
hatch

Alternative clues for the word hatch

Concoct

Break out, in a way

"Down the ___!" (drinker's toast)

Devise, as a plot

Get cracking, in a way

Come out of one's shell?

Down the ___

Way belowdecks

Submarine egress

Opening in the Navy?

Emerge from an egg

Originate

The production of young from an egg

Shading consisting of multiple crossing lines

Bring an egg to fruition

Senator from Utah

Trapdoor

Incubate

Passage between decks

Produce

Word definitions for hatch in dictionaries

Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English Word definitions in Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
I. verb COLLOCATIONS FROM OTHER ENTRIES booby hatch eggs hatch (= break open to allow the baby out ) ▪ The eggs hatch in 26 days. hatch a plot (= make one ) ▪ They have admitted hatching a plot to kill the president. COLLOCATIONS FROM CORPUS ■ ADVERB newly...

The Collaborative International Dictionary Word definitions in The Collaborative International Dictionary
Hatch \Hatch\, n. [OE. hacche, AS. h[ae]c, cf. haca the bar of a door, D. hek gate, Sw. h["a]ck coop, rack, Dan. hekke manger, rack. Prob. akin to E. hook, and first used of something made of pieces fastened together. Cf. Heck , Hack a frame.] A door with...

Wiktionary Word definitions in Wiktionary
Etymology 1 n. 1 A horizontal door in a floor or ceiling. 2 A trapdoor. 3 An opening in a wall at window height for the purpose of serving food or other items. A pass_through#Noun. 4 A small door in large mechanical structures and vehicles such as aircraft...

Douglas Harper's Etymology Dictionary Word definitions in Douglas Harper's Etymology Dictionary
"to produce young from eggs by incubation," from Middle English hachen (early 13c.), probably from an unrecorded Old English *hæccan , of unknown origin, related to Middle High German, German hecken "to mate" (used of birds). Meaning "to come forth from...

WordNet Word definitions in WordNet
n. the production of young from an egg [syn: hatching ] shading consisting of multiple crossing lines [syn: hatching , crosshatch , hachure ] a movable barrier covering a hatchway v. emerge from the eggs; "young birds, fish, and reptiles hatch" devise or...

Gazetteer Word definitions in Gazetteer
Population (2000): 1673 Housing Units (2000): 635 Land area (2000): 3.097088 sq. miles (8.021422 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 3.097088 sq. miles (8.021422 sq. km) FIPS code: 31820 Located within: New...

Wikipedia Word definitions in Wikipedia
Hatch may refer to:

Usage examples of hatch.

Such were the remonstrances made to his catholic majesty with respect to the illegality of the prize, which the French East India company asserted was taken within shot of a neutral port, that the Penthievre was first violently wrested out of the hands of the captors, then detained as a deposit, with sealed hatches, and a Spanish guard on board, till the claims of both parties could be examined, and at last adjudged to be an illegal capture, and consequently restored to the French, to the great disappointment of the owners of the privateer.

Though Catholic adoption services took considerable care in the placement of children, they were not pointlessly slow and obstructive, as were public agencies, especially when the would-be adopters were solid members of the community like Hatch and Lindsey, and when the adoptee was a disabled child with no option except continued institutionalization.

Keebes led the way up the ladder to the middle level and aft, to a large watertight hatch that led through a long tunnel.

Morris pulled out a line and attached it to the lug, then grabbed Bart and swam with him to a similar lug ten yards aft of the escape-trunk hatch and set flush into the deck.

McDermitt was the first SEAL down the hatch of the aft escape trunk after Morris shot the Chinese guard who had been lying in ambush inside.

At the end of the passageway was the massive hatch to the aft compartment that lay open on its latch.

Without stopping to shut the hatch Sai climbed through and ran along the tight tunnel leading to the aft compartment, and felt the deck tilt as the ship turned at high speed.

He had one hand below him and managed to push the hatch back as they descended, Avelyn rolling right over the hatchway, the deceivingly agile powrie hopping to its feet atop the now-closed portal.

After the bomb aimer went, a gale of great intensity blew through the open hatch into the cockpit.

With few wasted motions, Ake tied Ray to his line and then began towing him back toward the hatch.

As Alacrity and Floyt moved to the hatch, they were met by Seven Wars.

For the next four hours, Pacino kept the watch with an annoyed Lieutenant Alameda and the lookout behind them, who had his own cubbyhole hatch coming out of the sail.

On the way, Alameda turned around and smiled at him, and the expression on her face startled him so severely that he tripped on the step-off pad of the hatch to the special operations compartment tunnel, catching himself on the hatch opening.

Pacino pulled himself to his feet and followed Alameda through the tight passageway aft to the hatch they had come in from, then back to the original airlock and into the next compartment aft.

Captain Catardi was blown into Pacino, then slid past Alameda down the inclined tunnel deck back toward the hatch opening.