be stacked up Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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be stacked up

phrasal verb with stack uk   us   /stæk/ verb [T]
If ​aircraft are ​stacked up over an ​airport, they ​circle over the ​airport at different ​heights, ​waiting to be told they can ​land.
(Definition of be stacked up from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “be stacked up”
in Chinese (Simplified) 分层盘旋等待降落…
in Chinese (Traditional) 盤旋飛行等待降落…
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