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tarmac

noun [U] uk   /ˈtɑː.mæk/ us    /ˈtɑːr-/ ( also tarmacadam ) trademark
(an area of) black material used for building roads, etc., that consists of tar mixed with small stonesthe tarmac an area covered in tarmac, especially the area in an airport where aircraft land and take off
tarmac
verb [T] uk   (tarmacking, tarmacked, tarmacked) UK us  
Translations of “tarmac”
in Spanish pista…
in French piste…
in German der Teermakadam…
in Chinese (Traditional) (鋪路面等用的)柏油碎石, 柏油碎石地面…
in Russian дегтебетон…
in Turkish kaba asfalt…
in Chinese (Simplified) (铺路面等用的)柏油碎石, 柏油碎石地面…
in Polish asfalt…
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