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weathercock

noun [C] uk   /ˈweð.ə.kɒk/  us   /-ɚ.kɑːk/
a type of weather vane (= a device for showing which way the wind is blowing) in the shape of a chicken
Translations of “weathercock”
in Chinese (Traditional) 風向標,風信雞(一種氣象工具)…
in Chinese (Simplified) 风向标,风信鸡(一种气象工具)…
(Definition of weathercock from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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