planeload
noun Date: 1941 a load that fills an airplane

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  • planeload — [plān′lōd΄] n. 1. all the freight or passengers that an airplane can carry or contain 2. the load carried by an airplane * * * plane·load (plānʹlōd ) n. The load that an airplane is capable of carrying. * * * …   Universalium

  • planeload — [plān′lōd΄] n. 1. all the freight or passengers that an airplane can carry or contain 2. the load carried by an airplane …   English World dictionary

  • planeload — UK [ˈpleɪnˌləʊd] / US [ˈpleɪnˌloʊd] noun [countable] Word forms planeload : singular planeload plural planeloads the large number of people or things that are carried in a plane …   English dictionary

  • planeload — [[t]ple͟ɪnloʊd[/t]] planeloads N COUNT: usu N of n A planeload of people or goods is as many people or goods as a plane can carry. The British Red Cross has sent four planeloads of relief supplies to the stricken areas …   English dictionary

  • planeload — plane|load [ˈpleınləud US loud] n the number of people or amount of something that an aircraft will hold ▪ planeloads of food aid …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • planeload — n. cargo of a plane, freight of a plane; amount of goods that fills one airplane …   English contemporary dictionary

  • planeload — ˈ ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷ noun Etymology: plane (IV) : a load that fills an airplane : plane capacity …   Useful english dictionary

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