- \\ˈ ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷\ adjective
: applied or used to apply in the form of a spray by means of air under pressure
* * *—air-sprayed, adj./air"spray'/, adj.pertaining to compressed-air spraying devices or to liquids used in them.
* * *air-spray «AIR SPRAY», transitive verb.to apply (a liquid) in a spray controlled by air pressure.
Useful english dictionary. 2012.
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air-spray — /ˈɛə spreɪ/ (say air spray) adjective relating to compressed air spraying devices or to liquids used in them … Australian English dictionary
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