The Alternative English Dictionary: airplane

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Entry definition

airplane Alternative forms: aeroplane (Australian, New Zealand, South Africa, UK), æroplane (hypercorrect), aëroplane etymology air + plane, alteration of aeroplane pronunciation
  • (US) /ˈɛɹˌpleɪ̯n/
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noun: {{en-noun}}
  1. (US) A powered heavier-than-air aircraft with fixed wing.
anagrams:
  • perianal

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