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/ ˈflaɪtˌtɛst /
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verb (used with object)
to test (an airplane or the like) in flight.
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Origin of flight-test
First recorded in 1930–35
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How to use flight-test in a sentence
Additionally, fan and turbines blades have cracked in testing and on at least one flight test aircraft.America’s $400 Billion Stealth Jet Fleet Is Grounded|Dave Majumdar|June 28, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Deprived of oxygen by the decompression, the flight test crew had to grab for oxygen masks.
It was the second 777 to be built and still deep into the flight test program.
Joe went to look at the last pushpots, and they were ready to be taken over to their own field for their flight test before use.Space Platform|Murray Leinster
A man came up to me for flight test once when I was an inspector for the Department of Commerce.
He had gone into an inadvertent spin, the unforgivable sin in a flight test.