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English definition of “cockpit”

cockpit

noun [C]     /ˈkɒk.pɪt/ US  /ˈkɑːk-/
the small closed space where the pilot sits in an aircraft, or where the driver sits in a racing carMotor racingParts of aeroplanes
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