Definitions

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  • n. A vehicle that can drive on land like a car or fly like an aeroplane.

Etymologies

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car +‎ plane

Examples

  • Outside Hedrock headed for a carplane stop in a meditative mood.

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  • I'll pack all that's needed into the carplane, including a folding bed.

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  • The subsequent report of another weapon shop agent that a very expensive private carplane picked him up a block from the apartment and took off before the agent could summon transportation, puzzles me.

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  • They took a carplane, Lucy pushing the button that brought the machine down to pick them up.

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  • She ate it in her carplane, read several state papers she had brought along and then, as darkness fell over the capital city of her empire, saw by her watch that once more the building was due back.

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  • In five minutes he was in a public carplane heading purposefully into the heart of the city.

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  • Cayle Clark set the controls so that the carplane would make a wide circle around the house.

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  • He landed the carplane on the roof of the five-story residence.

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  • She climbed briskly out of her carplane and looked around her.

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  • He pressed the button that would bring down the first carplane going toward District Number 19.

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