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Waaf

or W.A.A.F., WAAF

[ waf ]
/ wæf /
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noun British.
Women's Auxiliary Air Force: formed during World War II as an auxiliary of the Royal Air Force.
a member of the Women's Auxiliary Air Force.
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Origin of Waaf

First recorded in 1939

Words nearby Waaf

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British Dictionary definitions for Waaf

WAAF
/ (wæf) /

n acronym for (formerly)
  1. Women's Auxiliary Air Force
  2. Women's Auxiliary Australian Air Force
Also called: Waaf a member of either of these forces
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