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noun [countable] American     layover pronunciation in American English
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  1. 1
    a short stop in a long trip, especially one between airplane flights
    layover at/in:

    We only have a 30-minute layover in Detroit before catching the flight home.

  2. From our crowdsourced Open Dictionary
    a short stay somewhere between two parts of a journey

    We figured it would be great to visit Seattle during a layover and take a break on our long haul to Asia.

    Submitted by Johnny from Serbia on 15/05/2016
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a combination of a hotdog and a hamburger in a specially designed bread bun

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