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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The rear part of an aircraft.

Usage examples (29)
  • Wide, ribbed wings upbore sticklike torsos, grotesque empennage, beaks and claws.
  • A few seconds before, Larry had recognized what it was: a piece from the empennage.
  • No marks of wing or empennage, or engine impact anywhere, not to mention a paucity of wreckage, bodies and etc.
  • If the hook can be strengthened, especially where it joins the empennage, I believe the plane will give a good account of itself. for more
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