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An airplane, such as a floatplane or a flying boat, designed for landing on and taking off from a body of water. Also called hydroplane.
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(Aeronautics) any aircraft that lands on and takes off from water. Also called (esp US): hydroplane
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an airplane with floats for water takeoffs and landings.
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|Noun||1.||seaplane - an airplane that can land on or take off from water; "the designer of marine aircraft demonstrated his newest hydroplane"|
aeroplane, airplane, plane - an aircraft that has a fixed wing and is powered by propellers or jets; "the flight was delayed due to trouble with the airplane"
flying boat - a large seaplane that floats with its fuselage in the water rather than on pontoons
|Verb||1.||seaplane - glide on the water in a hydroplane|
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seaplane[ˈsiːpleɪn] N → hidroavión m
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005
seaplanesea plane [ˈsiːpleɪn] n → hydravion m
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005
seaplane[ˈsiːˌpleɪn] n → idrovolante m
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995