Definition of hangar noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

hangar

 noun
noun
BrE BrE//ˈhæŋə(r)//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈhæŋər//
 
; BrE BrE//ˈhæŋɡə(r)//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈhæŋɡər//
 
Buildings, Airports
 
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a large building in which aircraft are kept See related entries: Buildings, Airports Word Origin late 17th cent. (in the sense ‘shelter’): from French; probably from Germanic bases meaning ‘hamlet’ and ‘enclosure’.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: hangar