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air cushion

[ air-koosh-uhn ]
/ ˈɛər ˌkʊʃ ən /
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noun

an inflatable, airtight cushion.

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Origin of air cushion

First recorded in 1830–40

OTHER WORDS FROM air cushion

air-cush·ioned, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for air cushion

air cushion

noun

an inflatable cushion, usually made of rubber or plastic
the pocket of air that supports a hovercraft
a form of pneumatic suspension consisting of a constricted volume of airSee also air spring
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