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airplane Syllabification: air·plane
Pronunciation: /ˈerˌplān/

Definition of airplane in English:


chiefly North American
A powered flying vehicle with fixed wings and a weight greater than that of the air it displaces.
Example sentences
  • The relevant categories for our operations are the weight shift and fixed wing or airplane categories.
  • In this airplane the added weight that the structure required is not worth the trade off.
  • As the wind goes over this house it's kind of almost like what happens on a wing of an airplane isn't it?

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