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plane

noun [C]
 
 
/pleɪn/
an aircraft with wings and one or more engines: a plane for/to/from sth I'll get the next plane to London.on/in a plane He's on a plane at the moment, on his way to Chicago.a plane leaves/takes off/lands The plane leaves in 45 minutes. miss/catch/get a plane If you don't hurry, you'll miss your plane. get on/board a plane
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