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 for Orlop
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Orlop \Or"lop\, n. [D. overloop the upper deck, lit., a running
     over or overflowing, fr. overloopen to run over. See Over,
     and Leap, and cf. Overloop.] (Naut.)
     The lowest deck of a vessel, esp. of a ship of war,
     consisting of a platform laid over the beams in the hold, on
     which the cables are coiled.
     [1913 Webster] Ormuzd

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

      n 1: the fourth or lowest deck [syn: orlop deck, orlop,
           fourth deck]

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