monoplane definition

  • noun:
    • An airplane with only 1 pair of wings.
    • An airplane that has one set of wings
    • A flying-machine or a gliding-machine which depends for sustention upon a single aeroplane (area) or upon just one pair of aeroplanes laterally disposed. In a flying-machine of this kind, M. Louis Bleriot crossed the English Channel, July 25, 1909. See aĆ«roplane, n., 2.
    • an airplane with an individual wing

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