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weathercock

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