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helipad

Line breaks: heli|pad
Pronunciation: /ˈhɛlɪpad
 
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Definition of helipad in English:

noun

A landing and take-off area for helicopters.
Example sentences
  • There will be a helicopter landing area or a helipad to allow continued helicopter operations during and after the airstrip project.
  • Yes, well then, there's a helicopter waiting on the helipad to take you to Hawaii.
  • It also has a helicopter and a helipad to ensure immediate mobility of the staff.

Words that rhyme with helipad

keypadlaunch pad

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