/ (ˈmaɪkrəʊˌlaɪt) /
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a small private aircraft carrying no more than two people, with an empty weight of not more than 150 kg and a wing area not less than 10 square metres: used in pleasure flying and racing
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In the UK, COTTON CANDY is more commonly known as…
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