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land verb definition in Travelling by boat or ship topic from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

land

 verb: Travelling by boat or ship topic
1 [intransitive] to arrive somewhere in a plane or a boat We shall be landing shortly. Please fasten your seatbelts. The troops landed at dawn. They were the first men to land on the moon. The ferry is due to land at 3 o'clock. 2 [transitive] land somebody/something to put somebody/something on land from an aircraft, a boat, etc. The troops were landed by helicopter.

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