- nouna duct that provides ventilation (as in mines)• Hypernyms: ↑duct• Hyponyms:↑register, ↑snorkel, ↑schnorkel, ↑schnorchel, ↑snorkel breather, ↑breather, ↑upcast, ↑ventilation shaft
* * *1. a space occupied or traversed by air.2. travel by air.3. accommodations for an air trip: to book air passage for Hong Kong.[1830-40]
* * *air passage,1. accommodations for a trip by aircraft: »
to book air passage from London to Rome.2. any conduit for air, such as the nose or windpipe.
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