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See also: touchdown
- (aviation) To land an aircraft or spacecraft.
- The plane will touch down in Heathrow at about 2 o'clock.
- (American football) To score a touchdown
- (rugby) To score a try.
2011 September 18, Ben Dirs, “Rugby World Cup 2011: England 41-10 Georgia”, in BBC Sport:
- Centre Shontayne Hape scored two tries for England before the break, while Georgia number eight Dimitri Basilaia touched down to make it 17-10 at half-time.