airliner Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"airliner" in British English

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airlinernoun [C]

uk   /ˈeəˌlaɪ.nər/  us   /ˈerˌlaɪ.nɚ/
a ​largepassengeraircraft
(Definition of airliner from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"airliner" in American English

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airlinernoun [C]

 us   /ˈerˌlɑɪ·nər, ˈær-/
a ​largepassengeraircraft
(Definition of airliner from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"airliner" in Business English

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airlinernoun [C]

uk   us   /ˈeəlaɪnər/
TRANSPORT a large ​plane for ​carryingpassengers: a ​commercial/​commuter airliner
(Definition of airliner from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “airliner”
in Arabic طائرة…
in Korean 여객기…
in Portuguese avião de passageiros…
in Catalan avió de passatgers…
in Japanese 旅客機…
in Chinese (Simplified) 大型客机,班机…
in Turkish insan taşıma amaçlı büyük uçak…
in Russian пассажирский самолет…
in Chinese (Traditional) 大型客機,班機…
in Italian aereo di linea…
in Polish samolot pasażerski…
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