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planeload

Line breaks: plane|load
Pronunciation: /ˈpleɪnləʊd
 
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Definition of planeload in English:

noun

An amount of cargo or number of passengers that will fill an aircraft: a planeload of holidaymakers planeloads of medical supplies
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  • Flynn, played by Hollywood heavyweight Samuel L. Jackson, finds himself midair battling a planeload of deadly serpents.
  • At Islamabad Airport, relief agency officials have reported a single forklift truck being used to unload four planeloads of aid.
  • I wish I could take them out by the planeload.

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