Definition of ground crew in English:

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ground crew

Pronunciation: /ˈɡround ˌkro͞o/


[treated as singular or plural]
A team of people who maintain and service an aircraft on the ground.
Example sentences
  • The reason for this was that he was distracted by ground crew who were bringing beverages and ice to the aircraft.
  • We again clarified with the ground crew we would not be shutting down.
  • After landing at Yuma, I handed the ground crew my fuel card, headed into base ops to file, and checked weather for the final leg.

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Syllabification: ground crew

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