orlop (plural orlops)
- (nautical) The platform over the hold of a ship that makes up the fourth or lowest deck, hence in full called orlop deck, especially of a warship.
- “orlop” in Webster’s Seventh New Collegiate Dictionary: Based on Webster’s Third New International Dictionary, 7th edition, Springfield, Mass.: G[eorge] & C[harles] Merriam, 1963 (1967 printing), OCLC 974117641.
- Page 12 of The Fortune of War, by Patrick O'Brian
- OED 2nd edition 1989
- CorPun - Glossary of Royal Navy terms