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enplane

[en-pleyn] /ɛnˈpleɪn/
verb (used without object), enplaned, enplaning.
1.
to board an airplane:
We enplaned in New York at noon and arrived in Washington an hour later.
verb (used with object), enplaned, enplaning.
2.
to allow to board or put on board an airplane:
We will be enplaning passengers shortly.
Also, emplane.
Origin
1940-1945
1940-45; en-1 + plane1
Related forms
enplanement, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for enplane

enplane

/ɛnˈpleɪn/
verb
1.
(intransitive) to board an aircraft
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