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hovercraft

noun [C] uk   /ˈhɒv.ə.krɑːft/ us    /ˈhɑː.vɚ.kræft/ (plural hovercrafts or hovercraft)
a vehicle that travels quickly just above the surface of water or land by producing a current of air under it to support it
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