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airplane

noun

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a vehicle for traveling through the air that has fixed wings for lift
  • my uncle learned how to fly an airplane while serving in the air force

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The first known use of airplane was in 1906

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“Airplane.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/airplane. Accessed 19 Oct. 2021.

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