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Definition of crash-land verb from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

 

crash-land

 verb
verb
 
[intransitive, transitive] crash-land (something)Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they crash-land
 
he / she / it crash-lands
 
past simple crash-landed
 
-ing form crash-landing
 
 
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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
crash landing
 
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noun to make a crash landing
See the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary entry: crash-land