cata-vento

See also: catavento

PortugueseEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

catar +‎ vento

NounEdit

cata-vento m (plural cata-ventos)

  1. weather vane (a device showing the direction of the wind)
    Synonym: anemoscópio
  2. windmill; pinwheel (child’s toy)
  3. (Brazil) water-pumping windmill

Further readingEdit

  • cata-vento” in Dicionário Priberam da Língua Portuguesa.