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aircraft

noun [C]
 
 
/ˈeəkrɑːft/ ( plural aircraft)
B2 a vehicle that can flyAviationTravelling by aircraftMovement through the air
Translations of “aircraft”
in Korean 항공기…
in Arabic طائِرة…
in Portuguese avião, aeronave…
in Catalan avió…
in Japanese 飛行機, 航空機…
in Italian velivolo, aeromobile…
in Chinese (Traditional) 飛機, 飛行器,航空器…
in Russian самолет…
in Turkish uçabilen araç, uçak…
in Chinese (Simplified) 飞机, 飞行器,航空器…
in Polish samolot…
(Definition of aircraft from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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