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CROW'S NEST

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does crow's nest mean? 

CROW'S NEST (noun)
  The noun CROW'S NEST has 1 sense:

1. platform for a lookout at or near the top of a mast

  Familiarity information: CROW'S NEST used as a noun is very rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


CROW'S NEST (noun)


Sense 1crow's nest [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Platform for a lookout at or near the top of a mast

Classified under:

Nouns denoting man-made objects

Hypernyms ("crow's nest" is a kind of...):

platform (a raised horizontal surface)

Holonyms ("crow's nest" is a part of...):

ship (a vessel that carries passengers or freight)


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