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  1. a fair that features aircraft performing aerial stunts.
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Origin of airshow

First recorded in 1910–15; air1 + show
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Examples from the Web for airshow

Historical Examples

  • Just before graduation they put on an airshow for our benefit.

    The Biography of a Rabbit

    Roy Benson

British Dictionary definitions for airshow


  1. an occasion when an air base is open to the public and a flying display and, usually, static exhibitions are held
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