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Definition of crash-land verb from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

crash-land

 verb
verb
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Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they crash-land
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he / she / it crash-lands
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past simple crash-landed
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past participle crash-landed
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-ing form crash-landing
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Plane travel
 
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[intransitive, transitive] crash-land (something) if a plane crash-lands or a pilot crash-lands it, the pilot lands it roughly in an emergency, usually because it is damaged and cannot land normally See related entries: Plane travel
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