flat-top flat-top

Definition(s):

  • (adj) having a flat or flattened upper surface

Usage(s):

  1. A few nights later, off the Marshalls, Jap torpedo planes came over his flat-top again.
  2. Survivors of the baby flat-top Liscome Bay, torpedoed offshore during the Gil berts invasion, numbered 268.
  3. One flat-top guy put his hand over the other's face and shoved his head back.

News

  1. Japan Unveils Largest Warship Since WW2

    schwit1 writes with an excerpt from an AP story on some interesting technology afloat: "Japan on Tuesday unveiled its biggest warship since World War II, a huge flat-top destroyer that has raised eyebrows in China and elsewhere because it bears a strong resemblance to a conventional aircraft carrier. Some experts believe the new Japanese ship could potentially be used in the future to launch ...
    on August 6, 2013     Source: Slashdot

  2. Japan unveils largest warship since World War II

    Japan on Tuesday unveiled its biggest warship since World War II, a huge flat-top destroyer that has raised eyebrows in China and elsewhere because it bears a strong resemblance to a conventional aircraft ...
    on August 6, 2013     Source: Associated Press via Yahoo! News

  3. Photo gallery: Japan unveils largest warship since World War II

    Japan on Tuesday unveiled its biggest warship since World War II, a huge flat-top destroyer that has raised eyebrows in China and elsewhere because it bears a strong resemblance to a conventional aircraft carrier.
    on August 6, 2013     Source: Navy Times

Quotes

  • "When I took over, I got rid of the acquisitions and focused on acoustic, flat-top guitars, and guitar strings," says Chris, who admits that leading a company full of friends and family was a challenge.
    on Mar 18, 2007 By: Chris Martin Source: BusinessWeek

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