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"layover" in British English

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layovernoun [C]

uk   /ˈleɪˌəʊ.vər/  us   /-ˌoʊ.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 ​shortstay at a ​place in the ​middle of a ​trip: We had a three-hour layover in San Francisco and had to ​changeplanes on the way to Hawaii.
(Definition of layover from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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layovernoun [C]

uk   us   /ˈleɪəʊvər/ (also stopover)
TRANSPORT a ​shortstay 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)
Translations of “layover”
in Chinese (Simplified) (尤指飞行途中的)短暂停留…
in Chinese (Traditional) (尤指飛行途中的)短暫停留…
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