Meaning of LANDING in English

LANDING

noun

( -s )

1.

a. : a going or bringing on or to shore or land

b. : an act of alighting or falling on the earth or other surface

airplane landing

forced landing

2.

a. : a place for landing and taking on passengers and cargo

b. : a place or platform where logs are collected preparatory to further transportation by water or land

3. : a level part of a staircase at the end of a flight of stairs or connecting one flight with another

4. : a place usually the bank where the ore is discharged from a mine

5. : land 7

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