planeside

noun

Definition of planeside

 (Entry 1 of 2)

: the area adjacent to an airplane speaking briefly at planesideChristian Science Monitor

planeside

adjective

Definition of planeside (Entry 2 of 2)

: engaged in or made at planeside paused first for a planeside interviewTime his planeside remarkNewsweek

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First Known Use of planeside

Noun

1933, in the meaning defined above

Adjective

1951, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for planeside

Noun

plane entry 4 + side entry 1

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The first known use of planeside was in 1933

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“Planeside.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/planeside. Accessed 17 Aug. 2022.

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