Definition of escadrille in English:

escadrille

Syllabification: es·ca·drille
Pronunciation: /ˈeskəˌdril, ˌeskəˈdril
 
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noun

  • A French squadron of aircraft.
    More example sentences
    • This information consists of official daily reports on aerial operations, decisions, aircraft losses, escadrille records, and contacts with foreign air services.

Origin

early 20th century: French, literally 'flotilla, flight'.

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