English version

aircraft carrier

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Water, Military
aircraft carrierˈaircraft ˌcarrier noun [countable]  TTWPMa type of ship that planes can fly from and land on
Examples from the Corpus
aircraft carrierOn deck, means it could even land on an aircraft carrier.While a naval officer, he invented and designed the first-ever aircraft carrier, the Angus.
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