Definitions for landingˈlæn dɪŋ

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Princeton's WordNetRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. landing(noun)

    an intermediate platform in a staircase

  2. landing, landing place(noun)

    structure providing a place where boats can land people or goods

  3. landing(noun)

    the act of coming down to the earth (or other surface)

    "the plane made a smooth landing"; "his landing on his feet was catlike"

  4. landing(noun)

    the act of coming to land after a voyage

GCIDERate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. Landing(n.)

    (Aeronautics) The act or process of bringing an aircraft to land after having been in the air; as, the pilot made a perfect three-point landing. Contrasted with take-off.

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  1. landing(Noun)


  2. landing(Noun)

    coming to earth, as of an airplane or any descending object

  3. landing(Noun)

    an in-between platform or large bottom-most or top-most step of a staircase

  4. landing(Noun)

    a place on a shoreline where a boat lands

Webster DictionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. Landing

    of Land

  2. Landing(adj)

    of, pertaining to or used for, setting, bringing, or going, on shore

  3. Landing(noun)

    a going or bringing on shore

  4. Landing(noun)

    a place for landing, as from a ship, a carriage. etc

  5. Landing(noun)

    the level part of a staircase, at the top of a flight of stairs, or connecting one flight with another

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  1. Landing

    Landing is the last part of a flight, where a flying animal, aircraft, or spacecraft returns to the ground. When the flying object returns to water, the process is called alighting, although it is commonly called "landing," "touchdown" or "splashdown" as well. A normal aircraft flight would include several parts of flight including taxi, takeoff, climb, cruise, descent and landing.

British National Corpus

  1. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'landing' in Nouns Frequency: #1835

Translations for landing

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  • هبوطArabic
  • прызямле́ннеBelarusian
  • koridor, přistání, podesta, přístaviště, chodbaCzech
  • Anlegeplatz, Treppenabsatz, LandungGerman
  • rellano, descansillo, muelle, aterrizajeSpanish
  • laskeutuminen, tasanne, porrastasanneFinnish
  • palier, atterrissageFrench
  • laimrigScottish Gaelic
  • ballatoio, caposcala, atterraggio, imbarcadero, pianerottolo, ripianoItalian
  • 踊り場, 着陸, 上陸, 船着き場Japanese
  • نیشتنKurdish
  • приземјување, спуштање, одмориште, слетувањеMacedonian
  • aanlegplaats, overloop, landing, steigerDutch
  • lądowaniePolish
  • pouso, aterragem, aterrissagemPortuguese
  • aterizareRomanian
  • посадка, приземлениеRussian
  • landningSwedish
  • призе́млення, поса́дкаUkrainian

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