Meaning of “weathervane” in the English Dictionary

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"weathervane" in British English

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weathervanenoun [ C ]

uk /ˈweð.ə.veɪn/ us /ˈweð.ɚ.veɪn/

a metal object, usually with a part shaped like an arrow, that is put on top of a high building and turns to show which way the wind is blowing from

(Definition of “weathervane” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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