landing gear

noun
the wheels, floats, etc., of an aircraft, upon which it lands and moves on ground or water.

Origin:
1910–15

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Example sentences
Of course these two knew they were gone, but they did what they could, even
  extending the landing gear to slow the dive.
It has a fixed landing gear reminiscent of a stunt plane.
The landing gear failed in another instance, causing the aircraft to fall on
  its nose.
Of course these two knew they were gone, but they did what they could, even
  extending the landing gear to slow the dive.
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