landing field


noun

an area of land large and smooth enough for the landing and takeoff of aircraft.

Nearby words

  1. landing beacon,
  2. landing beam,
  3. landing card,
  4. landing clerk,
  5. landing craft,
  6. landing flap,
  7. landing force,
  8. landing gear,
  9. landing net,
  10. landing page

Origin of landing field

First recorded in 1920–25

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landing field

noun

an area of land on which aircraft land and from which they take off
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