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control tower

noun [C]  us   /kənˈtroʊl ˌtɑʊ·ər/
a tall building in an airport from which air traffic is watched and directed
Translations of “control tower”
in Korean 관제탑…
in Arabic بُرج المُراقَبة…
in Portuguese torre de controle…
in Catalan torre de control…
in Japanese 管制塔…
in Italian torre di controllo…
in Chinese (Traditional) (機場的)控制塔,指揮調度塔…
in Chinese (Simplified) (机场的)控制塔,指挥调度塔…
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