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weather vane

noun

: an object that is usually put on the top of a roof and that has an arrow that turns as the wind blows to show the direction of the wind

Full Definition of WEATHER VANE

:  vane 1a
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First Known Use of WEATHER VANE

circa 1721
WEATHER VANE Defined for Kids

weather vane

noun

Definition of WEATHER VANE for Kids

:  a movable device usually attached to a roof to show which way the wind is blowing

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