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airworthy

[ air-wur-thee ]
/ 藞蓻蓹r藢w蓽r 冒i /
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adjective, air路wor路thi路er, air路wor路thi路est.
(of an aircraft) meeting established standards for safe flight; equipped and maintained in condition to fly.
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Origin of airworthy

First recorded in 1820鈥30; air1 + -worthy

OTHER WORDS FROM airworthy

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British Dictionary definitions for airworthy

airworthy
/ (藞蓻蓹藢w蓽藧冒瑟) /

adjective
(of an aircraft) safe to fly

Derived forms of airworthy

airworthiness, noun
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