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Synonyms for contrailˈkɒnˌtreɪl

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. contrail, condensation trail(noun)

    an artificial cloud created by an aircraft; caused either by condensation due to the reduction in air pressure above the wing surface or by water vapor in the engine exhaust

    condensation trail, contrail


  1. contrail(noun)

    vapor trail, vapour trail, condensation trail

  2. contrail(noun)

    An artificial cloud made by the exhaust of jet aircraft or wingtip vortices that precipitate a stream of tiny ice crystals in moist, frigid upper air.

    condensation trail, vapour trail, vapor trail

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