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noun [countable] cradle pronunciation in American English /ˈkreɪd(ə)l/
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pluralcradles
  1. 1
    a small bed for a baby that you can move gently from side to side
  2. 2
    the place on a telephone where you put the receiver when you are not using it
  3. 3
    a structure used for supporting something that is being built or repaired, such as a ship
  4. 4
    a place where something began

    a region that is regarded as the cradle of African culture

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