Aioli Air-breathing

Air

Meanings and phrases

air

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a mixture of gases (especially oxygen) required for breathing; the stuff that the wind consists of
  2. the region above the ground
  3. a distinctive but intangible quality surrounding a person or thing; aura; atmosphere
  4. a slight wind (usually refreshing); breeze; zephyr; gentle wind
  5. the mass of air surrounding the Earth; atmosphere
  6. once thought to be one of four elements composing the universe (Empedocles)
  7. medium for radio and television broadcasting; airwave
  8. travel via aircraft; air travel; aviation
  9. a succession of notes forming a distinctive sequence; tune; melody; strain; melodic line; line; melodic phrase

air

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. expose to fresh air; air out; aerate
  2. be broadcast
  3. broadcast over the airwaves, as in radio or television; send; broadcast; beam; transmit
  4. expose to warm or heated air, so as to dry
  5. make public; publicize; publicise; bare
  6. expose to cool or cold air so as to cool or freshen; vent; ventilate; air out

Air Combat Command

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a command that is the primary provider of air combat weapon systems to the United States Air Force; operates fighter, bomber, reconnaissance, battle-management, and rescue aircraft; ACC

Air Corps

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. formerly the airborne division of the United States Army

Air Force

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the airforce of the United States of America; the agency that defends the United States through control and exploitation of air and space; United States Air Force; U. S. Air Force; US Air Force; USAF

Air Force ISR

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. an agency focused on ensuring that the United States military attains information superiority; operates worldwide ground sites and an array of airborne reconnaissance and surveillance platforms; Air Force Intelligence Surveillance and Reconnaissance; AFISR

Air Force Intelligence Surveillance and Reconnaissance

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. an agency focused on ensuring that the United States military attains information superiority; operates worldwide ground sites and an array of airborne reconnaissance and surveillance platforms; Air Force ISR; AFISR

Air Force Research Laboratory

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a United States Air Force defense laboratory responsible for discovering and developing and integrating fighting technologies for aerospace forces; AFRL

Air Force Space Command

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a command of the United States Air Force that is responsible for defending the United States through its space and intercontinental ballistic missile operations; AFSPC

Air Medal

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a United States Air Force decoration for meritorious achievement while participating in an aerial flight

Air National Guard

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a civilian reserve component of the United States Air Force that provides prompt mobilization during war and assistance during national emergencies; ANG

Naval Air Warfare Center Weapons Division

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the principal agency of the United States Navy for research and development for air warfare and missile weapon systems; NAWCWPNS

Royal Air Force

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the airforce of Great Britain; RAF

Special Air Service

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a specialist regiment of the British army that is trained in commando techniques of warfare and used in clandestine operations (especially against terrorist groups); SAS

U. S. Air Force

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the airforce of the United States of America; the agency that defends the United States through control and exploitation of air and space; United States Air Force; US Air Force; Air Force; USAF

US Air Force

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the airforce of the United States of America; the agency that defends the United States through control and exploitation of air and space; United States Air Force; U. S. Air Force; Air Force; USAF

US Air Force Academy

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a school for training men and women to become officers in the United States Air Force; United States Air Force Academy

United States Air Force

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the airforce of the United States of America; the agency that defends the United States through control and exploitation of air and space; U. S. Air Force; US Air Force; Air Force; USAF

United States Air Force Academy

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a school for training men and women to become officers in the United States Air Force; US Air Force Academy
n.
  1. air defense by the use aircraft or missiles or artillery or electronic countermeasures

air alert

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the time period during which military and civilian agencies are prepared for an enemy air attack
  2. the condition in which combat aircraft are airborne and ready for an operation
  3. the warning signal that begins a period of preparation for an enemy air attack

air attache

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a military attache who is a commissioned or warrant officer in an air force

air attack

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. an attack by armed planes on a surface target; air raid
E.g.
  • That evening, her anchorage came under enemy air attack.
  • The ship had already been badly damaged in an air attack.
  • The next day her task group underwent a severe air attack.

air bag

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a safety restraint in an automobile; the bag inflates on collision and prevents the driver or passenger from being thrown forward

air base

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a base for military aircraft; air station
E.g.
  • To each of the regiments correspond an air base.
  • Opened in 1964 as a naval air base of Indonesia.
  • It was home to Smirnykh air base during the Cold War.

air bladder

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. an air-filled sac near the spinal column in many fishes that helps maintain buoyancy; swim bladder; float

air bubble

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a bubble of air

air castle

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. absentminded dreaming while awake; reverie; revery; daydream; daydreaming; oneirism; castle in the air; castle in Spain

air cell

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a tiny sac for holding air in the lungs; formed by the terminal dilation of tiny air passageways; alveolus; air sac

air cleaner

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a filter that removes dust from the air that passes through it; air filter
n.
  1. a compressor that takes in air at atmospheric pressure and delivers it at a higher pressure
n.
  1. a system that keeps air cool and dry; air conditioning
n.
  1. a system that keeps air cool and dry; air conditioner
E.g.
  • SMTC buses now have a system of air conditioning.
  • It was fitted with air conditioning in all cars.
  • TD agreed to the air conditioning and later plumbing.

air cover

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the use of military aircraft to provide protection against attack by enemy aircraft during ground or naval operations
E.g.
  • The Israeli air force provided intense air cover during the battle.
  • British air forces in Malaya were insufficient to provide air cover to Force Z.
  • Firstly, the British were significantly constrained by the disparity in deployable air cover.

air crew

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the crew of an aircraft; aircrew

air current

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. air moving (sometimes with considerable force) from an area of high pressure to an area of low pressure; wind; current of air

air cushion

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the trapped air that supports a hovercraft a short distance above the water or ground
  2. a mechanical device using confined air to absorb the shock of motion; air spring
  3. a cushion usually made of rubber or plastic that can be inflated; inflatable cushion

air defense

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. defensive measures designed to destroy attacking enemy aircraft or missiles or to nullify their effectiveness
E.g.
  • leaving the entire Alaska air defense mission to the 317th.
  • He later worked as platoon commander in an air defense unit.
  • JG 2 and JG 26 were left in the west to provide an air defense.

air division

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a unit of the United States Air Force usually comprising two or more wings; division

air duct

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a duct that provides ventilation (as in mines); air passage; airway

air embolism

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. obstruction of the circulatory system caused by an air bubble as, e.g., accidentally during surgery or hypodermic injection or as a complication from scuba diving; aeroembolism; gas embolism
  2. pain resulting from rapid change in pressure; decompression sickness; aeroembolism; gas embolism; caisson disease; bends

air filter

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a filter that removes dust from the air that passes through it; air cleaner

air flow

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the flow of air; airflow; flow of air
E.g.
  • Skydivers use the air flow to stabilize their position.
  • He used these for air flow experiments and for displays.
  • forces due to air flow over a solid body.

air force

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the airborne branch of a country's armed forces; airforce
E.g.
  • In late 1949 they entered Soviet air force service.
  • The air force played a key role in their defeat.
  • The Biafrans set up a small, yet effective air force.
n.
  1. an academy for training air force officers
n.
  1. an officer in the airforce; commander

air gas

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a gas made of carbon monoxide and hydrogen and nitrogen; made by passing air over hot coke; producer gas

air group

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a unit of the United States Air Force larger than a squadron and smaller than a wing
E.g.
  • Her air group consisted of 24 Zeros and nine B5N2s.
  • The air group was disbanded in April 1944.
  • The air group was disbanded in July 1944.

air gun

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a gun that propels a projectile by compressed air; airgun; air rifle

air hammer

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a hammer driven by compressed air; jackhammer; pneumatic hammer

air hole

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a hole that allows the passage of air
  2. a local region of low pressure or descending air that causes a plane to lose height suddenly; air pocket; pocket

air horn

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a pneumatic horn
  2. air intake of a carburetor

air hose

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a hose that carries air under pressure; airline

air hostess

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a woman steward on an airplane; stewardess; hostess

air jacket

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. an inflatable life jacket; Mae West

air lane

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a designated route followed by airplanes in flying from one airport to another; flight path; airway; skyway

air letter

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a letter sent by air mail; airmail letter; aerogram; aerogramme

air lock

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a chamber that provides access to space where air is under pressure; airlock

air mail

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. mail that is sent by air transport

air marshal

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a person trained by the government in hijacking and terrorist tactics who (for security reasons) is a passenger aboard an airline flight; sky marshal

air mass

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a large body of air with uniform characteristics horizontally
E.g.
  • However, Debby entered a dry and stable air mass and deteriorated in organization.
  • The Bergeron classification is the most widely accepted form of air mass classification.
  • Another Canadian air mass swept through and carried the particles into the Gulf of Mexico.

air mattress

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a mattress that can be stored flat and inflated for use

air mile

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a unit of length used in navigation; exactly 1,852 meters; historically based on the distance spanned by one minute of arc in latitude; nautical mile; mile; mi; naut mi; knot; international nautical mile

air out

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. expose to fresh air; air; aerate
  2. expose to cool or cold air so as to cool or freshen; vent; ventilate; air

air passage

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a duct that provides ventilation (as in mines); air duct; airway

air plant

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. plant that derives moisture and nutrients from the air and rain; usually grows on another plant but not parasitic on it; epiphyte; aerophyte; epiphytic plant

air pocket

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a local region of low pressure or descending air that causes a plane to lose height suddenly; pocket; air hole

air pollution

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. pollution of the atmosphere
E.g.
  • Motorcycles account for 30% of air pollution in Tehran.
  • It is calculated from several sets of air pollution data.
  • The air pollution in Cairo is a matter of serious concern.

air potato

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. yam of tropical Africa and Asia cultivated for it large tubers; Dioscorea bulbifera

air power

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the aggregation of a country's military aircraft; aviation
E.g.
  • He secured the deployment of army air power in the Guadalcanal campaign.
  • However, lacking armour and air power, the Iranians could not stop the enemy.
  • Goulter researches and teaches on air power, intelligence and counter-insurgency studies.

air pressure

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the pressure exerted by the atmosphere; atmospheric pressure; pressure
E.g.
  • More air pressure gives more pre-load, and vice versa.
  • Tempe's old dams were computer controlled to maintain air pressure of .
  • Air jets spin the yarn by creating air pressure through a spinning vortex.

air pump

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a pump that moves air in or out of something; vacuum pump

air raid

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. an attack by armed planes on a surface target; air attack
E.g.
  • Naylor died in Richmond in 1940 after an air raid.
  • During World War II the tunnel served as air raid shelter.
  • Examples include the Aarhus air raid and Operation Jericho.
n.
  1. reconnaissance either by visual observation from the air or through the use of airborne sensors

air rifle

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a gun that propels a projectile by compressed air; air gun; airgun
E.g.
  • He is the coach of Indian air rifle shooter Pushan Jain.
  • He won gold at the Men's 10 metre air rifle standing SH1.
  • He is the mentor and coach of air rifle shooter Pushan Jain.

air sac

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. any of the thin-walled extensions of the tracheae of insects
  2. any of the membranous air-filled extensions of the lungs of birds
  3. a tiny sac for holding air in the lungs; formed by the terminal dilation of tiny air passageways; alveolus; air cell
n.
  1. a shipboard radar that searches for aircraft

air shaft

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a shaft for ventilation; air well

air sick

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
adj.
  1. experiencing motion sickness; airsick; carsick; seasick

air sickness

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. motion sickness experienced while traveling by air (especially during turbulence); airsickness

air sock

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a truncated cloth cone mounted on a mast; used (e.g., at airports) to show the direction of the wind; windsock; wind sock; sock; air-sleeve; wind sleeve; wind cone; drogue

air space

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the space in the atmosphere immediately above the earth; airspace
E.g.
  • Each nacelle contained a oil tank, including a air space.
  • It might be loose or compact, with more or less air space depending on handling.
  • The proportion of rubber to air space on the road surface directly affects its traction.

air spring

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a mechanical device using confined air to absorb the shock of motion; air cushion

air station

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a base for military aircraft; air base
E.g.
  • It is the southernmost air station of the Indian Armed Forces.
  • The air station however was not fully operative until 15 September 1957.

air terminal

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a terminal that serves air travelers or air freight; airport terminal
n.
  1. thermometer that measures temperature by changes in the pressure of a gas kept at constant volume; gas thermometer

air traffic

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. traffic created by the movement of aircraft
E.g.
  • Opened to public/civil air traffic on 01 April 2015.
  • The air traffic control tower was demolished in the fall of 2013.
  • This excluded air traffic control, which was covered by the state.

air transport

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. transportation by air; air transportation
E.g.
  • 78 Squadron) provided air transport missions.
  • (pages 353 - 358) This chapter is dedicated to air transport.
  • An air transport treaty was signed in 1947, between both countries.
n.
  1. transportation by air; air transport
E.g.
  • Thus, air transportation takes on an oversized importance for Haiti.
  • Transport in Benin includes road, rail, water and air transportation.
  • In particularly difficult terrain, air transportation is now also used (especially helicopters).
n.
  1. a transportation system for moving passengers or goods by air

air travel

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. travel via aircraft; aviation; air
E.g.
  • Skymax Skymax is a Florida-based air travel company.
  • Emissions from domestic air travel are not included in CORSIA.
  • The 747 was conceived while air travel was increasing in the 1960s.

air traveler

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. someone who travels by airplane; air traveller

air traveller

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. someone who travels by airplane; air traveler

air unit

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a military unit that is part of the airforce

air wave

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a sound wave that is transmitted via air

air well

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a shaft for ventilation; air shaft

blue air

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the sky as viewed during daylight; blue sky; blue; wild blue yonder
n.
  1. a welcome relief

calm air

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. wind moving at less than 1 knot; 0 on the Beaufort scale; calm

castle in the air

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. absentminded dreaming while awake; reverie; revery; daydream; daydreaming; oneirism; air castle; castle in Spain

clear the air

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. dispel differences or negative emotions
n.
  1. air at a pressure greater than that of the atmosphere
E.g.
  • There are various types of compressed air dryers.
  • The only energy required is provided by compressed air.
  • 1715 had a proportional compressed air brake.

current of air

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. air moving (sometimes with considerable force) from an area of high pressure to an area of low pressure; wind; air current

dead air

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. an inadvertent interruption in a broadcast during which there is no sound

flow of air

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the flow of air; airflow; air flow

hot air

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. air that has been heated and tends to rise
  2. loud and confused and empty talk; palaver; empty words; empty talk; rhetoric
E.g.
  • He owns and operates a hot air ballooning company.
  • All attempts to control this hot air were unsuccessful.
  • Engine bay hot air ducts and fuel seals were to be replaced.

in the air

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
adv.
  1. on everybody's mind; in everyone's thoughts
n.
  1. pollution resulting from an industrial plant discharging pollutants into the atmosphere

light air

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. wind moving 1-3 knots; 1 on the Beaufort scale

liquid air

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. air in a liquid state

on air

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
adv.
  1. very happily

open air

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. where the air is unconfined; outdoors; out-of-doors; open
E.g.
  • The open air baths were closed and filled in around 1956.
  • It is thus one of the largest open air museums in Europe.
  • There would be one covered and one open air panoramic terrace.

out of thin air

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
adv.
  1. without warning; out of nothing; from nowhere
n.
  1. air defense by the use of deception or dispersion or protective construction

puff of air

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a short light gust of air; puff; whiff

take the air

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. take a walk; go for a walk; walk for pleasure; walk

thin air

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. nowhere to be found in a giant void
E.g.
  • Its apparently solid ground is no rock, but thin air."
  • Ebenezar summons the actual "Blackstaff" out of thin air.
  • It is said that he disappeared into thin air one fine day.

up in the air

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
adj.
  1. very uncertain
  2. not yet determined

walk on air

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. feel extreme happiness or elation; exult; be on cloud nine; jump for joy

walking on air

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a state of extreme happiness; bliss; blissfulness; cloud nine; seventh heaven

air support

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Both are used in the close air support role.
  • The battalion was supported by air support by helicopters.
  • In addition, the Division provides Carabinieri air support.

air photos

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Mapped by USGS from surveys and U.S. Navy air photos, 1964-68.
  • Mapped by USGS from ground surveys and U.S. Navy air photos, 1959-66.
  • The mountain was mapped by the USGS from surveys and U.S. Navy air photos, 1959-66.

off the air

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The Monitor Channel went off the air in June 1992.
  • Hit Radio X105 went off the air on 14 September 2010.
  • The channel went back off the air in mid-January 2013.

air quality

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • It is also used for air quality models.
  • Better respiratory health is associated with cleaner air quality.
  • The entire hospital was ventilated artificially to improve air quality.

air forces

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Many air forces use the rank of air commodore.
  • The air forces stationed in and near the town comprised No.
  • He said that the two countries' air forces will expand cooperation.

air strikes

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Gbagbo had ordered air strikes on Ivorian rebels.
  • On 3 December 2015 the UK started air strikes against ISIL in Syria.
  • A cessations of all air strikes was ordered at 1600 hours that evening.

air raids

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Many other places were also affected by air raids.
  • The air raids killed thousands of Chinese civilians.
  • The city also endured heavy Allied and Soviet air raids.

air defence

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • It was used initially for the air defence of Auckland.
  • Some 8,000 men serve in the air force and air defence force.
  • 616 Squadron RAF from RAF Leconfield arrived for air defence in 1940.
E.g.
  • The air traffic control tower was demolished in the fall of 2013.
  • This excluded air traffic control, which was covered by the state.
  • In 2014, the FAA modified its approach to air traffic control hiring.

air attacks

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Periodic heavy air attacks continued through April.
  • It included three major air attacks totaling over 6,000 sorties.
  • Meanwhile, the Royal Air Force (RAF) made heavy air attacks on the Axis units.

fresh air

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Seventy percent of my nutrients come from fresh air.
  • areas with abundant fresh air and water.
  • The view and fresh air and breeze make the trek quite rewarding.
E.g.
  • The air temperature was , but the wind chill was .
  • Average weekly mean air temperature reaches in August.
  • Since 1981, the coldest air temperature was on 01/21/1994.

through the air

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • It flies through the air by riding a Wheel of Dharma.
  • angels were seen carrying Aaron's bier through the air.
  • Shakyamuni then returns through the air to Vulture Peak.

air taxi

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Many communities have small air taxi services.
  • Baker worked as a pilot and manager of his family's air taxi business.
  • The Private Air Charter division operates an air taxi service throughout Florida.

close air

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Both are used in the close air support role.
  • Trained to conduct close air support and battlefield interdiction.
  • Most of those missions involved close air support or direct air support.
E.g.
  • Both are used in the close air support role.
  • Trained to conduct close air support and battlefield interdiction.
  • Most of those missions involved close air support or direct air support.

air service

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • There is no scheduled commercial air service at this time.
  • Pelling has a helipad ground though there is no regular air service.
  • In 1917, he volunteered for duty in the "Regia Marina"'s air service.
E.g.
  • The Soviet forces enjoyed local air superiority and armored reserves.
  • The 3d Wing is equipped with the F-22 Raptor air superiority fighter.
  • From Takhli 366th TFW aircrews flew air superiority missions over Vietnam.
E.g.
  • Joseph Kittinger was vice president of air operations.
  • This technique would also be employed in Serbia during air operations in 1999.
  • It handled all air operations in São Paulo until VASP opened Congonhas Airport in 1936.

air bases

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Pakistan began deploying warplanes to forward air bases.
  • The air force operates three air bases; the navy has two port bases.

cold air

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • In winter, however, pockets of cold air are formed in the valleys.
  • Their coats are unsuited to water, but protect infants by insulating them from the cold air.
  • The December 2, 1957, test was incomplete due to a mass of cold air coming south from Canada.

dry air

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The heptahydrate crystals effloresce in warm dry air.
  • The dry air travels up to and out of the discharge port.
  • It tolerates dry air and does not require constant spraying.

air combat

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • for air combat or suppressing fire for ground troop support).
  • Three German and eight Soviet bombers were shot down in air combat.
  • Meanwhile, air combat on the Western Front had a much different character.

not air

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • It may or may not air in future seasons.
  • Episodes 63-95 did not air, but were included in the DVD release.
  • Due to controversial themes, it did not air in the United States.

air ambulance

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • He was later flown by air ambulance to Raigmore Hospital in Inverness.
  • CareFlite augmented their air ambulance service with ground operations in 1981.
  • The LongRanger is commonly used as an air ambulance and as a corporate transport.

air strike

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The homeland security is notified and plans an air strike.
  • In the retaliatory air strike that followed the next day, No.
  • Then Israeli Air Force expand its air strike raising the death toll to four.

air balloon

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The Hot air balloon festival takes place in October.
  • The event included various marquees and a hot air balloon flight.
  • He has also been critical of the lack of policing for American air balloon pilots.

air and water

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • areas with abundant fresh air and water.
  • It can turn sewage into air and water through microbial action.
  • It has both more air and water retention space than perlite and peat.

air show

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The air show features both civilian and military pilots.
  • Inaugurated in June 2000 the air show is one of the largest on the East Coast.
  • The last air show was flown on 19 August 1951 at the Michigan Air Fair in Detroit.

hot air balloon

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The event included various marquees and a hot air balloon flight.
  • The exhibition includes a life sized mammoth, Iron Age roundhouse, and a hot air balloon simulation.
  • The festivities usually include a patriotic service, hot air balloon launches, a carnival, and a parade.

air pistol

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • She also won a bronze medal in the 10 metre air pistol event.
  • National CO2 Air Pistol (.177) The National Air Pistol is a single shot air pistol with powerplant.
  • He is from Phillaur, Jalandhar, Punjab who competes in the 50 meter pistol and 10 meter air pistol events.

air intake

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The air intake survives, and is in particularly good condition.
  • A fortified air intake tower was provided to improve ventilation.
  • The two jet carburettor incorporates a silencer on its air intake.

metre air

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • He won gold at the Men's 10 metre air rifle standing SH1.
  • She also won a bronze medal in the 10 metre air pistol event.
  • He won gold in the Mixed 10 metre air rifle prone SH1 event at the 2012 Summer Paralympics.

air through

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Humans produce sound by expelling air through the larynx.
  • Prior to surfacing, they will release air through their gills and mouth.
  • It circulated air through the ice and then through the entire wagon in order to cool it down.

naval air

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Opened in 1964 as a naval air base of Indonesia.
  • In World War I, List became a naval air base.
  • It served as the "symbolic heart" of the naval air station until the station closed in 1993.

provide air

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Its mission was to provide air defense for the Pacific Northwest.
  • British air forces in Malaya were insufficient to provide air cover to Force Z.
  • The Royal Navy deployed the Type 45 destroyer, , to provide air defense for allied naval forces.
E.g.
  • The hills were plotted from air photos taken by Antarctic Names Committee of Australia (ANCA) in 1956.
  • The lake was photographed from the air by U.S. Navy Operation Highjump (1946–47) and was mapped from air photos taken by the Soviet Antarctic Expedition (1956) and ANARE (Australian National Antarctic Research Expeditions) (1957–58).

air refueling

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The group also began flying air refueling missions in 1994.
  • Trained in air refueling and strategic bombardment operations with the B-47.
E.g.
  • New episodes continued to air until July 30, 2013.
  • However, it still continued to air some ABC programming.
  • They also continued to air weekly.

combat air

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Pakistan continued to combat air patrol over several cities.
  • They were not detected inbound by the combat air patrol (CAP).

tactical air

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The project was created to study new ways of improving the relationship between tactical air support and ground troops.
  • Its secondary missions were tactical air defense and support for North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) ground forces.
  • Because of poor weather conditions that would hinder tactical air and resupply efforts, the PAVN decided to continue despite their heavy casualties.

first air

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The fibers are first air dried, then cooled further in a liquid bath.
  • He also flew the first air mail from Atlanta to Jacksonville, Florida in 1926.
  • In 1948, the first air ferry service was inaugurated at Lympne by Silver City Airways.

air masses

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The simplest classification is that involving air masses.
  • The two pioneered the use of weather balloons to track air masses.
  • Continental air masses bring significant amounts of snowfall during winter.

air during

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • ABC chose it to air during sweeps week, but reviews were mixed.
  • These all air during the week.
  • Her episode of "Nashville" will air during the show’s fifth season on CMT in 2017.

enemy air

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • That evening, her anchorage came under enemy air attack.
  • Despite a number of alerts, there were no enemy air raids in the brigade's area for some time.
  • On 4 May 1945, she helped repulse an enemy air attack but claimed no kills or assists for herself.
E.g.
  • The mosque is fully air conditioned.
  • They are low floor, fully air conditioned, and can operate at high speeds.
  • The proposal called for the tower to be fully sustainable and air conditioned.

air services

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Air Greenland operates air services to Upernavik.
  • Puri is now well-connected by rail, road and air services.
  • Domestic air services are intermittent.

off air

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The station has been off air since August, 2017.
  • After two years, the show went off air on 9 September 2017.

plein air

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Boudin taught Monet "en plein air" (outdoor) techniques for painting.
  • They would gather in different parks in Beijing painting en plein air.
  • Watercolor also lent itself well to his habit of painting en plein air.

provided air

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • 78 Squadron) provided air transport missions.
  • The airline provided air ambulance service under contract with Ornge (Ontario Air Ambulance).
  • In the Pacific theater, CVEs provided air support of ground troops in the Battle of Leyte Gulf.
E.g.
  • Military air traffic controllers guided the aircraft to the airport with their radar system.
  • These rules relate not only to pilots, air traffic controllers, cabin crews but also to ground engineers.
  • The work stoppage by the air traffic controllers forced Olympic Airlines to cancel 28 flights and postpone 14.

air carrier

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • However, this air carrier is no longer in existence.
  • The air carrier was acquired by Eastern Air Lines in 1973.
  • FAA and DOT certification as an air carrier was received in November 2013.

warm air

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Occluded fronts have an area of warm air aloft.
  • The jugo brings humid and warm air, often carrying Saharan sand that causes rain dust.
  • As the cooler air cannot hold as much moisture as warm air, clouds form and rain occurs.

clean air

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • clean air, clean soil and clean water.
  • The Arboretum shows many beautiful trees, flowers and has clean air.
  • Its very good position and clean air are the advantages of the camp.

moist air

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • It was discovered in 1986 and is named for the moist air rising from its entrance.
  • Warm, moist air from the Black Sea moves easily into the coastal lowlands from the west.
  • Its hydrolysis in moist air produces methanethiol, which has a low odor threshold and a noxious fecal smell.

air disaster

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • By then a journalist, he was killed in the Munich air disaster.
  • He would earn one of ten Golden Mike Awards for his coverage of the Cerritos air disaster in 1986.
  • At the time, it was the world's deadliest aviation disaster, until it was surpassed by the Kano air disaster in 1973.

military air

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Dajiaochang Airport remained in use as a military air base.
  • Hohn Air Base Hohn Air Base is a military air base in Germany.
  • Neuburg Air Base Neuburg Air Base is a military air base in Germany.

ambient air

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • There are 1.14 million deaths caused by exposure to ambient air pollution.
  • The highest official ambient air temperature ever recorded in Colorado was on July 20, 2019, at John Martin Dam.
  • Responsibility for ambient air quality monitoring in Bishkek lies with the Kyrgyz State Agency of Hydrometeorology.

air time

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • On 1 October 2012 TLC extended its air time from 3pm till 2am.
  • The paid air time was criticized by the media, who saw it as "payola".
  • Resulting in the album never getting the full air time it should have.

air units

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • 102 Squadron RAF, no air units were formed as part of the Ceylon Defence Force.
  • Among the air units of the Northern Fleet was the 121st Fighter Aviation Regiment.
  • The eight types of air units are produced in the "Air Factory" production facility.

air date

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • There is no scheduled air date yet.
  • The list is ordered by air date.
  • On air date March 2013f
E.g.
  • The series was initially scheduled to air at 10:45 p.m.
  • This season is scheduled to air on June 26, 2018 on TLC in India.
  • "Steve Burdick" was originally scheduled to air on December 2, 1990.
E.g.
  • There is no scheduled commercial air service at this time.
  • He was the first advocate for commercial air travel, coining the term "airline."
  • The refrigeration system these dryers use is similar to home and commercial air conditioning systems.

new air

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The wall also saves energy by lowering the need to bring new air into the building.
  • The new air intake was camouflaged into the rocky bluff overlooking the Meuse, to the northwest.
  • Improvements over the years include runway lights in 1935 to the new air traffic control tower in 2005.

air defenses

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • "Russian air defenses were energized.
  • However, this would also expose them to the Japanese air defenses.
  • Locals argued that this would leave a huge gap in the national air defenses.

air brakes

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • In 1956 the truck was equipped with air brakes.
  • They were equipped with Weslinghonse automatic air brakes.
  • I gave the command: -Hit your air brakes!

indoor air

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • It may also cause a poor indoor air quality and respiratory illness in occupants.
  • Globally, particulate matter has increased over 28% in indoor air and 35% in outdoor air.
  • "Nephrolepis obliterata" has the added benefit of reducing indoor air pollution, particularly formaldehyde, xylene, and toluene.

air supply

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The air supply was controlled by an electrical valve.
  • As it covered the route, the motorised striking force was dependent on air supply.
  • If the air supply failed, this arrangement allowed the door to be pushed back manually.

air control

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The "Stormy" FACs were the principal forward air control for the Cambodian Incursion of 1970.
  • Two of the wing's pilots began training for forward air control (FAC) duties on 12 August 1968.
  • Arndt also mentions the use of conveyor belts under the cages to remove manure, which provides better air control quality and reduces fly breeding.

air wing

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • To make room, most of "Hornet"s air wing was left behind in Long Beach.
  • In 1920, the Japanese navy established an air wing and a wireless communications center in 1922.
  • The National Police are in the process of standing up an air wing, to provide helicopter support for operations.

air assault

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • On 1 December 2006, it was redesignated as an air assault brigade.
  • Tolson's plan called for an air assault by two battalions of the 3rd Brigade northwest of Huế.
  • In Sarawak, the British SAS launched an air assault operation with Westland Wessex Mk.1 helicopter containing 16 personnel.

did not air

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Episodes 63-95 did not air, but were included in the DVD release.
  • Due to controversial themes, it did not air in the United States.
  • As a result, it did not air the final two weeks of The WB's programming.

forward air

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Pakistan began deploying warplanes to forward air bases.
  • The "Stormy" FACs were the principal forward air control for the Cambodian Incursion of 1970.

air crash

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The fatal Maroochy air crash occurred on the beach on 30 December 1950.
  • Short on air action, save the concluding sequence and earlier air crash."
  • In the event, Sanjay Gandhi perished in an air crash and the prosecution was not revived.

air cargo

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • By 1957, the airport was the third busiest in the world for air cargo.
  • São Paulo International Airport is also one of the main air cargo hubs in Brazil.
  • In addition to general aviation, the airport supports air cargo and corporate flight operations.
E.g.
  • It also has the capacity to manufacture 300,000 air conditioners a year.
  • They come from aerosols such as hairspray, air conditioners, and some other types.
  • It features an enlarged wheelbase, rear air conditioners and inner room for seven seats.
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