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English definition of “put (sth) down (somewhere)”

put (sth) down (somewhere)

verb uk phrasal verb with put   /pʊt/ (present participle putting, past tense and past participle put) us  
When an aircraft puts down, it lands, and when pilots put down their aircraft, they land: She put down safely in the corner of the airfield.Moving downwardsFalling and droppingAviationTravelling by aircraftMovement through the air
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