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Meaning of “airport” in the English Dictionary

"airport" in British English

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airportnoun [C]

uk   /ˈeə.pɔːt/  us   /ˈer.pɔːrt/
A2 a ​place where ​aircraftregularly take off and ​land, with ​buildings for ​passengers to ​wait in: an ​international airport a ​military airport Gatwick Airport an airport ​terminal/​runway

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

"airport" in American English

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airportnoun [C]

 us   /ˈeərˌpɔrt, -ˌpoʊrt/
a ​place where ​aircraftregularly take off and ​land, with ​buildings for ​passengers and ​flightmanagement
(Definition of airport from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"airport" in Business English

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airportnoun [C]

uk   us   /ˈeəpɔːt/
TRANSPORT a ​place where ​aircraftregularly take off and ​land, with ​buildings for ​passengers to wait in: a a ​commercial/​major airport airport ​charges/​security an airport ​terminal/loungedepart/fly from an airport Most of our ​flights depart from convenient ​local airports.take off from/land at/touch down at an airport I ​checkedonline and saw that the ​plane had already ​touched down at the airport.arrive at/get to the airport Aim to arrive at the airport two ​hours before your ​flight.meet sb/pick sb up at the airport One of our ​representatives will ​meet you at the airport and take you to your ​hotel.
(Definition of airport from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “airport”
in Arabic مَطار…
in Korean 공항…
in Portuguese aeroporto…
in Catalan aeroport…
in Japanese 空港, 飛行場…
in Chinese (Simplified) 航空站,航空港,机场…
in Turkish hava limanı…
in Russian аэропорт…
in Chinese (Traditional) 航空站,航空港,機場…
in Italian aeroporto…
in Polish lotnisko…
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