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dogfight (plural dogfights)
- A twisting turning battle between two or more military aircraft, especially between fighters.
- The two bi-planes swirled around each other like angry wasps in a violent dogfight.
- A fight between dogs.
- To engage in a battle between fighter planes.
- Missiles exhausted, the pilot was forced to close and dogfight with his opponent.