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Noun Concept
Categories: Hellenistic engineering, Articles with short description, Greek inventions, Meteorological instrumentation and equipment, Ancient inventions
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weather vane  weathervane  wind vane  vane  weather cock
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Mechanical device attached to an elevated structure; rotates freely to show the direction of the wind WordNet 3.0
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Mechanical device attached to an elevated structure; rotates freely to show the direction of the wind WordNet 3.0 & WordNet 2020
A weather vane, wind vane, or weathercock is an instrument used for showing the direction of the wind. Wikipedia
Meteorological instrumentation used for showing the direction of the wind Wikidata
A movable device attached to an elevated object such as a roof for showing the direction of the wind. OmegaWiki
A wind indicator with the form of a cock. OmegaWiki
A mechanical device rotating around one axis and attached to an elevated object such as a roof for showing the direction of the wind. Wiktionary
A device showing the direction of the wind. Wiktionary (translation)