Share this entry

undercart Line breaks: under|cart
Pronunciation: /ˈʌndəkɑːt/

Definition of undercart in English:


British dated
The undercarriage of an aircraft.
Example sentences
  • He confirmed that my wheel had gone, but that the starboard wheel and undercart appeared to be intact.
  • The functioning undercart has now been removed, and the model is now much lighter than before.
  • Rear canopy frames from a Val was identified as well as a pair of undercarts off a rare A5M Claude fighter.

Share this entry


What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day coiffeur
Pronunciation: kwɑːˈfəː
a hairdresser