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cock·pit

cockpit

 
 
pronunciation:
kak pIt
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: the area from which the pilot and crew control an airplane.
The captain climbed into the small plane's cockpit and was soon ready to take off.
definition 2: a low, open area near the stern of a boat with space for the person steering, the crew, and passengers.
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