Definition of flying machine in English:

flying machine

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  • An aircraft, especially an early or unconventional one: he had experimented with flying machines as early as 1893
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    • Of special interest to aeronautical students was the section on experimental aircraft, displaying flying machines with unconventional shapes and unusual designs.
    • Aerial defense of the Philippines depended on a rather motley bag of flying machines totaling 162 aircraft.
    • He enlisted as a soldier but was soon captivated by the early flying machines.

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