Meaning of “hovercraft” in the English Dictionary

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"hovercraft" in British English

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hovercraftnoun [ C ]

uk /ˈhɒv.ə.krɑːft/ us /ˈhɑː.vɚ.kræft/ plural hovercrafts or hovercraft

a vehicle that travels quickly just above the surface of water or land by producing a current of air under it to support it

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