the air flowing past or through a moving body, as an airplane or automobile.

Origin of airflow

First recorded in 1910–15; air1 + flow Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Related Words for airflow

current, gust, whiff, breath, air, waft, flurry, draft, puff, airflow, zephyr

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British Dictionary definitions for airflow



the flow of air in a wind tunnel or past a moving aircraft, car, train, etc; airstream
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