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enplane

[ en-pleyn ]
/ 蓻n藞ple瑟n /
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verb (used without object), en路planed, en路plan路ing.
to board an airplane: We enplaned in New York at noon and arrived in Washington an hour later.
verb (used with object), en路planed, en路plan路ing.
to allow to board or put on board an airplane: We will be enplaning passengers shortly.
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Origin of enplane

First recorded in 1940鈥45; en-1 + plane1

OTHER WORDS FROM enplane

en路plane路ment, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for enplane

enplane
/ (蓻n藞ple瑟n) /

verb
(intr) to board an aircraft
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition 漏 William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 漏 HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
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