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flight recordernoun [C]

uk   us  
a ​device that ​recordsinformation about an ​aircraft while it is ​flying
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(Definition of flight recorder from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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flight recordernoun [C]

 us   /ˈflɑɪt rɪˌkɔr·dər/ (also flight data recorder)
a ​smallmachine that ​recordsinformation about an ​aircraft during ​its flight, and which is used to ​discover the ​cause of an ​accident
(Definition of flight recorder from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “flight recorder”
in Chinese (Simplified) 飞行记录仪,黑匣子…
in Chinese (Traditional) 飛行記錄儀,黑匣子…
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