1 of an aircraft
ADJ. abrupt, bumpy | crash, emergency, forced | gentle, safe, smooth, soft
VERB + LANDING make The pilot had to make an emergency landing in a field.
LANDING + NOUN strip
2 top of a staircase
ADJ. first-floor, second-floor, etc.
PREP. off the ~ The room opens off the landing. | on the ~ There's a phone on the landing outside your room.