Definition of air shaft in English:

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air shaft

Pronunciation: /ˈer SHaft/


A straight, typically vertical passage admitting air into a mine, tunnel, or building.
Example sentences
  • When they first gave us the air shaft, the six-inch air shaft, we hit on that right away and we got a response.
  • The new air shaft is part of its expansion of the mine.
  • And I suppose you took the air shaft so you could get here before them.

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Syllabification: air shaft

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