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aircraft carrier

noun

: a military ship that has a large deck where aircraft take off and land

Full Definition of AIRCRAFT CARRIER

:  a warship with a flight deck on which aircraft can be launched and landed

First Known Use of AIRCRAFT CARRIER

1917

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