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climb-out Syllabification: climb-out
Pronunciation: /ˈklīmout/

Definition of climb-out in English:


The part of a flight of an aircraft after takeoff and before it reaches a level altitude.
Example sentences
  • During the climb-out, the copilot's airspeed dropped to zero, and his altimeter dropped 2,000 feet.
  • The pilot nearly departed the airplane on the top of our climb-out.
  • On the climb-out, the cockpit was least uncomfortable when I ran the defog lever full forward.
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