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airport

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noun air·port \ˈer-ˌpȯrt\

Simple Definition of airport

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

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of airport

  1. :  a place from which aircraft operate that usually has paved runways and maintenance facilities and often serves as a terminal

Examples of airport in a sentence

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



1902

First Known Use of airport

1902


AIRPORT Defined for Kids

airport

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noun air·port \ˈer-ˌpȯrt\

Definition of airport for Students

  1. :  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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