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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR AIRPLANE

Then came the report of an attempt to launch an airplane from the roof of Berlin.

Commercial development of the airplane and the airship commenced after the war.

You will take me back in my airplane, and you will land me at Punta Arenas.

And the airplane, and the automobile, and—oh, ever so many things.

I'll do a parachute jump into the sky, and land on an airplane!

The steelmills, the oilfields, the airplane and automobile factories?

No man was reserved on this subject of airplane improvement.

Often he spins, and a fall with an airplane from a hundred feet is just as nasty as it can be.

Now comes news of an airplane with room for ninety-two passengers.

Rigging an airplane has some resemblance to rigging a ship for sailing.

RELATED WORDS AND SYNONYMS FOR AIRPLANE

jet

nounvehicle propelled by ejection of pressurized gas or liquid
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.