aircraft

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English[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

  • (UK) IPA(key): /ɛəkɹɑː̩ft/, /ɛ:kɹɑː̩ft/
  • (US) IPA(key): /ɛəɹkɹæft/, /ɛ:ɹkɹæft/
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Etymology[edit]

From air +‎ craft.

Noun[edit]

aircraft (plural aircraft)

  1. A vehicle capable of atmospheric flight due to interaction with the air, such as buoyancy or lift.

Usage notes[edit]

  • The nonstandard plural form aircrafts is in use among non-native speakers of English.

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