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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The structure and covering of a plane or rocket (excluding the engines).

Usage examples (38)
  • Boeing says it purchased 65 percent of the 787 airframe, which is comparable to the 777.
  • The airframe is the first to be built under an agreement between Sikorsky and Changhe Aircraft.
  • The A330 airframe is based on the A300 airframe, which is older than when the B767 airframe was initially designed.
  • The airframe is a "flying - wing" blimp, similar to the w w w. d y n a l i f t e r. c o m cargo blimp, only much much smaller. for more
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