Definition of air force in English:

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air force

Pronunciation: /ˈe(ə)r ˌfôrs/

noun

(often the air force or the Air Force)
The branch of a nation’s armed services that conducts military operations in the air.
Example sentences
  • 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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Syllabification: air force

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