heliport

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noun he·li·port \ˈhe-lə-ˌpȯrt, ˈhē-\

Definition of heliport

  1. :  a landing and takeoff place for a helicopter

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First Known Use of heliport

1948


HELIPORT Defined for English Language Learners

heliport

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Definition of heliport for English Language Learners

  • : a small airport that is designed for use by helicopters


HELIPORT Defined for Kids

heliport

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noun he·li·port \ˈhe-lə-ˌpȯrt, ˈhē-\

Definition of heliport for Students

  1. :  a place for a helicopter to land and take off

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