What does seaplane mean?

Definitions for seaplaneˈsiˌpleɪn

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. seaplane, hydroplane(verb)

    an airplane that can land on or take off from water

    "the designer of marine aircraft demonstrated his newest hydroplane"

  2. hydroplane, seaplane(verb)

    glide on the water in a hydroplane


  1. seaplane(Noun)

    Any aircraft capable of taking off from, and alighting on the surface of water


  1. Seaplane

    A seaplane is a powered fixed-wing aircraft capable of taking off and landing on water. Seaplanes that can also take off and land on airfields are a subclass called amphibian aircraft. Seaplanes and amphibians are usually divided into two categories based on their technological characteristics: floatplanes and flying boats; the latter are generally far larger and can carry far more. These aircraft were sometimes called hydroplanes, but currently this term applies instead to a motorboats that float on hydrofoils.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of seaplane in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of seaplane in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

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