What does airplane mean?

Definitions for airplane
ˈɛərˌpleɪnair·plane

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. airplane, aeroplane, planenoun

    an aircraft that has a fixed wing and is powered by propellers or jets

    "the flight was delayed due to trouble with the airplane"

GCIDE

  1. airplanenoun

    a heavier-than-air aircraft. Same as aeroplane.

Wiktionary

  1. airplanenoun

    A powered heavier-than-air aircraft with fixed wings.

    Etymology: alteration of aeroplane

Editors Contribution

  1. airplane

    A type of aircraft.

    The airplane was so efficient.

    Submitted by MaryC on March 7, 2020  

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of airplane in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of airplane in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of airplane in a Sentence

  1. New Jersey:

    At any moment, FedEx can tell you where that package is. It's on the truck. It's at the station. It's on the airplane, yet we let people come to this country with visas, and the minute they come in, we lose track of them.

  2. Lester Friedman:

    [ There was ] something about him that was very very special, on our airplane, he was an engineer, and he was the hardest working guy aboard that airplane.

  3. Alexander Neradko:

    All signs testify to the fact that the destruction of the structure of the airplane took place in the air and at a great altitude.

  4. Christopher Bogdan:

    What we want to have happen is no matter which airplane is picking up the threat – whatever the angles or the sensors – they correctly identify a single threat and then pass that information to all four airplanes so that all four airplanes are looking at the same threat at the same place.

  5. Pham Van Thin:

    The smugglers said that this was a... safe route, that people would go by airplane, car... if I had known she would go by this route, I would not have let her go.

Images & Illustrations of airplane

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