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land

verb (ARRIVE)    /lænd/
B1 [I or T] to (cause to) arrive on the ground or other surface after moving down through the air: We should land in Madrid at 7am. You can land a plane on water in an emergency. The bird landed on my finger.figurative The report first landed on my desk this morning.Arriving, entering and invadingTransferring and transporting objectsTravelling by aircraftAviationMovement through the air B1 [I] to arrive in a boat: We landed at Port Said in the early evening.Ports and docksArriving, entering and invading
(Definition of land verb (ARRIVE) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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