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glider

noun glid·er \ˈglī-dər\

: an aircraft that is similar to an airplane but without an engine

Full Definition of GLIDER

1
:  one that glides: as
a :  an aircraft similar to an airplane but without an engine
b :  a porch seat suspended from an upright framework
2
:  something that aids gliding

First Known Use of GLIDER

15th century
GLIDER Defined for Kids

glider

noun glid·er \ˈglī-dər\

Definition of GLIDER for Kids

:  an aircraft without an engine that glides on air currents

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