Meaning of LANDING in English


transcription, транскрипция: [ ˈlan-diŋ ]


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's Collegiate English vocabulary.      Энциклопедический словарь английского языка Merriam Webster.