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English definition of “in-flight”


adjective [before noun]     /ˈɪnˌflaɪt/ TRANSPORT
offered to passengers during a plane flight : in-flight entertainment / meal / movie
happening during the time when an aircraft is in the air : in-flight refuelling / security
in-flight adverb
(Definition of in-flight adjective from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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