Definition of airbase in English:


Line breaks: air|base
Pronunciation: /ˈɛːbeɪs


  • A base for the operation of military aircraft.
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    • Because they need the airbase and military base that he allows them to have there in return for turning a blind eye to his atrocities.
    • Military operations at the airbase also need to be kept separate from commercial use.
    • Generally, airbases were sited out of harm's way.

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