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


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

Word History



plane entry 4 + side entry 1

First Known Use


1933, in the meaning defined above


1951, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of planeside was in 1933

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“Planeside.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 20 Apr. 2024.

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