Meaning of LANDING in English



Pronunciation: ' lan-di ŋ

Function: noun

Date: 15th century

1 : an act or process of one that lands especially : a going or bringing to a surface (as land or shore) after a voyage or flight

2 : a place for discharging and taking on passengers and cargo

3 : a level part of a staircase (as at the end of a flight of stairs)

4 plural : the amount of fish or shellfish landed annually in a particular area

Merriam Webster Collegiate English Dictionary.      Merriam Webster - Энциклопедический словарь английского языка.