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noun as in airplane

noun as in flying machine

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The region is located near North America and has seen the disappearance of countless aeroplanes and ships.

I do not recall what sort of aeroplane Mr. Hughes had at the time; however, it was quite comfortable, as I recall.

An aeroplane had reported that the Goeben had come into the Narrows, presumably to fire over the Peninsula with her big guns.

Presently the aeroplane came into sight again and was greeted with a sudden roar of cheering.

The aeroplane had been hoisted to its elevated position by means of a stout rope passing through a pulley at the top of the pole.

So far as can be seen by aeroplane scouting, this ridge is still unoccupied; certainly it is unentrenched.

A novelty for a window display is made of a model aeroplane flying by its own power.


On this page you'll find 16 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to aeroplane, such as: aircraft, airliner, cab, jet, plane, and ship.

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