cockpit

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

cock +‎ pit

Noun[edit]

cockpit ‎(plural cockpits)

  1. The space for those in control of a nautical, aeronautical, or astronautical vessel.
  2. (obsolete, nautical) The compartment set aside for the care of wounded during naval engagements; the sickbay.
  3. (nautical) A well, usually near the stern, where the helm is located.
  4. An enclosure for cockfights.

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French[edit]

Noun[edit]

cockpit m ‎(plural cockpits)

  1. cockpit

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Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English cockpit

Noun[edit]

cockpit m ‎(definite singular cockpiten, indefinite plural cockpiter, definite plural cockpitene)

  1. (aviation, nautical) a cockpit (of an aircraft or boat)

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English cockpit

Noun[edit]

cockpit m ‎(definite singular cockpiten, indefinite plural cockpitar, definite plural cockpitane)

  1. (aviation, nautical) a cockpit (of an aircraft or boat)

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