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Meaning of CROW'S-NEST

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  platform for a lookout at or near the top of a mast
 

CROW'S-NEST is a 11 letter word that starts with C.

 

 See Also: platform, ship

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Crow's-nest`\ (kr?z"n?st`), n. (Naut.)
A box or perch near the top of a mast, esp. in whalers, to
shelter the man on the lookout.

 

 

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