[ nawr-ad ]
/ ˈnɔr æd /
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a joint U.S.-Canadian air force command responsible for detecting aircraft and space vehicles deemed a threat to the continental airspace.
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“Was” is used for the indicative past tense of “to be,” and “were” is only used for the subjunctive past tense.
Origin of NORAD
Nor(th American)A(ir)D(efence Command).
Words nearby NORAD
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