Definition of air force in English:

air force

Syllabification: air force


(often the air force or the Air Force)
  • The branch of a nation’s armed services that conducts military operations in the air.
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    • Nigeria's military consists of an army, a navy, an air force, and a police force.
    • There was a huge evacuation, the army, the air force and the navy were all involved.
    • That was why they had to come with their army, their air force and their navy.

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