steep bank


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The plane began a steep bank.

It is a part of a story about plane crash.
I don’t know what ‘a steep bank’ means.
What does it mean?
Thanks for your help. :)
  • Glasguensis

    Signal Modulation
    English - Scotland
    A plane can turn slowly whilst staying level, but the more usual way of turning is to incline the plane so that when turning to the right, for example, the right wing is lower than the left. This tilting of the plane is called banking. A steep bank means that there was a large angle between wings of the plane and the horizontal
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