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English definition of “wet lease”

wet lease

verb [T] (also wet-lease)     TRANSPORT
to pay to use an aircraft with a crew, fuel, and insurance: Afghanistan's Safi Airways is to wet-lease aircraft to maintain its German route.
(Definition of wet lease verb from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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