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biplane,

aircraft, typically of early design, having two sets of wings fixed at different levels, especially in a vertical stack with the fuselage included between them. See airplaneairplane,
 aeroplane,
or aircraft,
heavier-than-air vehicle, mechanically driven and fitted with fixed wings that support it in flight through the dynamic action of the air.
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biplane

[′bī‚plān]
(aerospace engineering)
An aircraft with two wings fixed at different levels, especially one above and one below the fuselage.

biplane

biplane
An airplane or a glider having two sets of wings, with one set on top of the other.

biplane

a type of aeroplane having two sets of wings, one above the other
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Free-standing and fully rotating is a clue for us, but whether it's a bi-plane [a mast in each hull] or a single rig in the middle is yet to be decided.
Phil gingerly accepts an invitation to fly in a First World War bi-plane - but isn't filled with confidence when, in pre-flight instructions, the pilot tells him "don't be alarmed if the engine stops; it often happens".
I accept that we are not likely to have someone who sets out to buy a flight in a vintage bi-plane with us and gets sidetracked into buying a cheap ticket on a 747 from Singapore to Hong Kong instead,' said Mr Rollings.
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I feel like I've climbed out of a bi-plane and into a spaceship" Jeremy Clarkson on the news that he and his former BBC Top Gear team are to front a new show on Amazon Prime.
a Service of Remembrance and wreath laying ceremony which will begin at Mr Willis said that if the weather is favourable, a local man will perform a flyover in a Tiger Moth bi-plane and drop 20,000 poppy petals at the memo-Mr Willis said that if the weather is favourable, a local man will perform a flyover in a Tiger Moth bi-plane and drop 20,000 poppy petals at the memorial.
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