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(of an aircraft or a pilot) descend prior to making a landing.‘over the harbour, I started to let down’
- ‘It was a beautiful sunny afternoon and I was letting down over the Adriatic heading southward.’
- ‘Within the hour, we were letting down for a landing at Casablanca on the Atlantic coast of Morocco.’
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The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.