landing

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landing (plural landings)

  1. corridor
  2. coming to earth, as of an airplane or any descending object
  3. a place on a shoreline where a boat lands
  4. the level part of a staircase, at the top of a flight of stairs, or connecting one flight with another.

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Verb[edit]

landing

  1. present participle of land

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Etymology[edit]

From English landing, present participle of land (to land, to touch down), from Middle English land, lond, from Old English land, lond (earth, land, soil, ground; defined piece of land, territory, realm, province, district; landed property; country (not town); ridge in a ploughed field), from Proto-Germanic *landą (land), from Proto-Indo-European *lendʰ- (land, heath).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: lan‧ding

Verb[edit]

landing

  1. (aviation) to land; to touch down

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For usage examples of this term, see Citations:landing.

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Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Derived from landen +‎ -ing. Compare English landing and German Landung.

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landing f (plural landingen, diminutive landinkje n)

  1. landing, touchdown of an airplane or any other airborne object
  2. the act of disembarking a ship, particularly in military contexts

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Norman[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from English landing.

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landing m (plural landings)

  1. (Guernsey) landing

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From lande +‎ -ing

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landing f, m (definite singular landinga or landingen, indefinite plural landinger, definite plural landingene)

  1. a landing (e.g. by an aircraft)

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From lande +‎ -ing

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landing f (definite singular landinga, indefinite plural landingar, definite plural landingane)

  1. a landing (e.g. by an aircraft)

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