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land

Pronunciation: /lænd/

Translation of land in French:

n

  • 1 (terrain, property) terrain (m); (very large) terres (fpl)
  • 4 (not sea) terre (f) dry land terre ferme to reach land toucher terre by land par voie de terre

vt

  • 1 [pilot] poser [aircraft]; faire atterrir [space capsule]
  • 4 [fam] to be landed with sb/sth se retrouver avec qn/qch sur les bras

vi

  • 3 [person, animal, object] atterrir; [ball] toucher le sol most of the paint landed on me presque toute la peinture m'est tombée dessus

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