Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. An airplane equipped with one or more floats for landing on or taking off from a body of water.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A seaplane that has floats for landing or taking off from the water

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. a plane equipped with pontoons for landing or taking off from water.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a seaplane equipped with pontoons for landing or taking off from water

Etymologies

float +‎ plane (Wiktionary)

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