Meaning of ALTITUDE in English

ALTITUDE

noun

ADJECTIVE

▪ extreme , great , high

▪ low

▪ maximum , minimum

▪ cruising

The plane took off and climbed to cruising ~.

VERB + ALTITUDE

▪ cruise at , fly at , maintain

The aircraft maintained an ~ of 28 000 feet.

▪ reach , rise to

The aviators reported the columns of smoke rising to an ~ of 2 000 feet.

▪ gain

▪ lose

The plane suddenly started to lose ~.

ALTITUDE + NOUN

▪ sickness

▪ training

She plans to carry out ~ training before going to the Olympics.

PREPOSITION

▪ at (an/the) ~

No trees will grow at that ~.

people who lived at high ~s

It's harder to breathe at ~.

▪ ~ of

They fly at ~s of up to 15 000 feet.

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