- aircraft carrier
- nouna large warship that carries planes and has a long flat deck for takeoffs and landings (Freq. 1)
* * *noun, pl ⋯ -ers [count]: a military ship that has a large deck where aircraft take off and land
* * *ˈaircraft carrier [aircraft carrier aircraft carriers] nouna large ship that carries aircraft which use it as a base to land on and take off from
Useful english dictionary. 2012.