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airport

noun air·port \ˈer-ˌprt\

: a place where aircraft land and take off and where there are buildings for passengers to wait in and for aircraft to be sheltered

Full Definition of AIRPORT

:  a place from which aircraft operate that usually has paved runways and maintenance facilities and often serves as a terminal
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Examples of AIRPORT

  1. <the airport nearest us has plane service on only one major airline>

First Known Use of AIRPORT

1902
AIRPORT Defined for Kids

airport

noun air·port \ˈer-ˌprt\

Definition of AIRPORT for Kids

:  a place where aircraft land and take off and where there are usually buildings for passengers to wait in and for aircraft and equipment to be kept

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