Meaning of “layover” in the English Dictionary

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"layover" in British English

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layovernoun [ C ]

uk /ˈleɪˌəʊ.vər/ us /ˈleɪˌoʊ.vɚ/ US UK stopover

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

"layover" in American English

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layovernoun [ C ]

us /ˈleɪˌoʊ·vər/

a short stay at a place in the middle of a trip:

We had a three-hour layover in San Francisco and had to change planes on the way to Hawaii.

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

"layover" in Business English

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layovernoun [ C ]

uk /ˈleɪəʊvər/ us also stopover

TRANSPORT a short stay at a place in the middle of a trip, especially one by plane:

We had a three-hour layover in San Francisco.

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