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preflight

Syllabification: pre·flight
Pronunciation: /ˌprēˈflīt
 
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Definition of preflight in English:

adjective

Occurring before a flight in an aircraft: our detailed preflight briefing
More example sentences
  • Of perhaps greater dismay to the Board, of 42 exit row passengers, only 10 read the safety card and watched the preflight briefing from the flight attendants.
  • Of 399 passengers, the Board found that nearly half ignored the safety card in the seat back pocket and the preflight briefing by flight attendants.
  • Airspace constraints are explained during the preflight briefing.

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