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test pilotnoun [C]

uk   us  
someone whose ​job is to ​fly new ​aircraft in ​order to make ​certain that they are ​effective
(Definition of test pilot from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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test pilotnoun [C]

 us   /ˈtest ˌpɑɪ·lət/
someone whose ​job is to ​fly new ​aircraft in ​order to make ​sure that they ​workcorrectly
(Definition of test pilot from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “test pilot”
in Chinese (Simplified) 试飞员…
in Chinese (Traditional) 試飛員…
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