airstream

or air stream, air-stream

[air-streem]

noun

any localized airflow.

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Nearby words

  1. airsickness,
  2. airside,
  3. airspace,
  4. airspeed,
  5. airspeed indicator,
  6. airstrip,
  7. airt,
  8. airtight,
  9. airtightly,
  10. airtime

Origin of airstream

First recorded in 1865–70; air1 + stream

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British Dictionary definitions for airstream

airstream

noun

a wind, esp at a high altitude
a current of moving air
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