Definition of cabin noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

     

    cabin

     noun
    noun
    BrE BrE//ˈkæbɪn//
     
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˈkæbɪn//
     
    Buildings, Parts of a plane, Parts of boats and ships
     
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  1. 1 a small room on a ship in which you live or sleep See related entries: Parts of boats and ships
  2. 2 one of the areas for passengers to sit in a plane See related entries: Parts of a plane
  3. 3 a small house or shelter, usually made of wood a log cabin See related entries: Buildings
  4. Word Origin Middle English: from Old French cabane, from Provençal cabana, from late Latin capanna, cavanna.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: cabin