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enplane

Syllabification: en·plane
Pronunciation: /inˈplān
 
, enˈplān
 
/
(also emplane)

Definition of enplane in English:

verb

Go or put on board an aircraft.
Example sentences
  • It now requires all aircraft operators who enplane or deplane passengers into a sterile area at an airport to conduct screening before departure.
  • Although the players appeared clearly unhappy as they prepared to emplane, they were not willing to speak on record.
  • Bangalore is expected to take away a chunk of the traffic as more people from the software capital are emplaning towards the US every day.

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