- nounformerly the airborne division of the United States Army (Freq. 1)
* * *U.S. Army.1. (before July 26, 1947) a branch of the U.S. Army concerned with military aviation.2. (before May 1, 1942) the name for the Army Air Forces.
* * *Air Corps,the air arm of the U.S. Army from 1926 to 1941, a predecessor of the U.S. Air Force.
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