Definition of escadrille in English:

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escadrille

Pronunciation: /ˈeskəˌdril/ Pronunciation: /ˌeskəˈdril/

noun

A French squadron of aircraft.
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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Syllabification: es·ca·drille

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