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Definition of carry-on noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

     

    carry-on

     noun
    noun
    BrE
     
    ; NAmE
     
    Plane travel
     
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  1. 1[usually singular] (British English, informal) a display of excitement, anger or silly behaviour over something unimportant What a carry-on!
  2. 2 (North American English) a small bag or case that you carry onto a plane with you Only one carry-on is allowed. carry-on baggage See related entries: Plane travel
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