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English definition of “aircraft”

aircraft

noun [C]     /ˈeəkrɑːft/ (plural aircraft)
TRANSPORT a vehicle such as a plane or a helicopter that can fly and carry goods or passengers : a commercial / passenger aircraft an aircraft maker / manufacturer / operator
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