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landing field

an area of land large and smooth enough for the landing and takeoff of aircraft.
Origin of landing field
1920-25 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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Examples from the web for landing field
  • Amenities include a radio control airplane landing field, in addition to available water sports.
  • Every flight begins and ends at an airport or other suitable landing field.
  • Some of them provide a special lip or landing field with guide lines leading to the nectar stores deep inside.
  • The site includes a six-airplane hangar and a sod landing field.
British Dictionary definitions for landing field

landing field

an area of land on which aircraft land and from which they take off
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