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ultralight

[ adjective uhl-truh-lahyt, uhl-truh-lahyt; noun uhl-truh-lahyt ]
/ adjective ˌʌl trəˈlaɪt, ˈʌl trəˌlaɪt; noun ˈʌl trəˌlaɪt /
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adjective
extremely lightweight in comparison with others of its kind: a car with an ultralight engine.
noun
something that is ultralight.
a small, light, inexpensive single-seat airplane that is essentially a motorized hang glider.
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Origin of ultralight

First recorded in 1970–75; ultra- + light2
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