Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun A flexible speaking tube used for one-way communication between individual compartments or cockpits of an airplane.

Etymologies

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

[After Gosport, municipal borough of southern England, the site of the training facility of the British air force where it was invented.]

Examples

  • Loc: La La Land gosport ferry and collection from fuel pontoon (D PONTOON) at camper's / premier would be my choice. the gate by the office is normally open for the school boats, only short walk from ferry ....

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  • Loc: Portsmouth gosport ferry and collection from fuel pontoon (D PONTOON) at camper's / premier would be my choice. the gate by the office is normally open for the school boats, only short walk from ferry .... you will need to contact qhm to cross to pompey.

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