Meaning of “airplane” in the English Dictionary

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"airplane" in British English

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airplanenoun [ C ]

uk /ˈeə.pleɪn/ us /ˈer.pleɪn/ US UK aeroplane

a vehicle designed for air travel that has wings and one or more engines:

She has her own private airplane.

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

"airplane" in American English

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airplanenoun [ C ]

us /ˈeərˌpleɪn/

a vehicle with wings, powered by engines and having the ability to fly

(Definition of “airplane” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"airplane" in Business English

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airplanenoun [ C ]

uk /ˈeəpleɪn/ us US UK aeroplane

TRANSPORT a plane:

to board/fly/get on an airplane

(Definition of “airplane” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)