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cockpit

cock·pit

cockpit

 
pronunciation:
kak pIt
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: an enclosed area from which the pilot and crew control an airplane.
The captain emerged from the cockpit and said goodbye to some of the passengers.
definition 2: a low, open area near the stern of a yacht or other decked boat, providing space for the person steering, the crew, and usu. passengers.
definition 3: an enclosed area in which cockfights are held.
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