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Meaning of “airline” in the English Dictionary

"airline" in British English

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airlinenoun [C]

uk   /ˈeə.laɪn/  us   /ˈer-/
B1 a ​business that ​operatesregularservices for ​carryingpassengers and/or ​goods by ​aircraft: What airline did you ​fly with?

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(Definition of airline from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"airline" in American English

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airlinenoun [C]

 us   /ˈer·lɑɪn, ˈær-/
a ​business that ​operatesregularservices for ​carryingpassengers or ​goods by ​aircraft
(Definition of airline from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"airline" in Business English

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airlinenoun [C]

uk   us   /ˈeəlaɪn/
TRANSPORT a ​business that ​operatesregularservices for ​carryingpassengers or ​goods by ​plane: The airline ​operates between London and ​topdestinations of North America and the Caribbean. This airline ​operatesflights to Mumbai, Jaipur, and Chennai. Australia's national airline Qantas a budget/​low-cost/​no-frills airline acharter/ ​commercial airline a domestic/​international airline an airline ​passenger/​pilot/​ticket the airline ​business/​industry/​market
(Definition of airline from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “airline”
in Arabic خُطوط جَوّية…
in Korean 항공사…
in Portuguese companhia de aviação, linha aérea…
in Catalan línia aèria…
in Japanese 航空会社…
in Chinese (Simplified) 航空公司…
in Turkish hava yolu…
in Russian авиакомпания…
in Chinese (Traditional) 航空公司…
in Italian linea/compagnia aerea…
in Polish linia lotnicza…
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