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English definition of “crow's nest”

crow's nest

noun [C usually singular]     /ˈkrəʊz.nest/ US  /ˈkroʊz-/
a small closed space near the top of a ship's mast, from which a person can see in all directionsParts of ships and boats
(Definition of crow's nest noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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