from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A pass that authorizes a passenger to board an aircraft.

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  • n. A document or card, similar to a ticket, needed in order to board an airplane or other mode of transport.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a pass that allows you to board a ship or plane


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  • He tried to map out what he had to do: return to the main terminal, get in line, turn in his unused boarding pass and ticket, get himself rebooked on the next available LAX-bound flight—how much would that cost?

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