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a field provided with a smooth surface to enable airplanes to land and take off easily
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nounThe American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th edition Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
A tract of land used by aircraft for landing and taking off.