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1 a woman pilot or member of the crew of an aircraft, esp. in an air force.
2 a member of the WRAF below commissioned rank.
* * *nouna woman aviator
* * */air"woom'euhn/, n., pl. airwomen.a woman who pilots an aircraft.[1910-15; AIR1 + -WOMAN]
* * *airˈman or airˈwoman noun1. A person who flies2. An aircraft pilot, technician or navigator, specif in the Royal Air Force someone below officer rank• • •Main Entry: ↑air————————airˈwoman noun see ↑airman above.• • •Main Entry: ↑air
* * *airwoman UK [ˈeə(r)ˌwʊmən] US [ˈerˌwʊmən] noun [countable] [singular airwoman plural airwomen [ˈeə(r)ˌwɪmɪn] [ˈerˌwɪmɪn]]a woman in a country’s air force, especially one of low rank in the US or UK air forceThesaurus: miscellaneous soldiershyponym
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Airwoman — Air wom an, n. A woman who ascends or flies in an aircraft; a woman aviator; a woman airplane pilot or balloonist; an aviatrix. Syn: aviatrix, aviatress [Webster 1913 Suppl. +PJC + WordNet 1.5] … The Collaborative International Dictionary of English
airwoman — UK [ˈeə(r)ˌwʊmən] / US [ˈerˌwʊmən] noun [countable] Word forms airwoman : singular airwoman plural airwomen UK [ˈeə(r)ˌwɪmɪn] / US [ˈerˌwɪmɪn] a woman in a country s air force, especially one of low rank in the US or UK air force … English dictionary
airwoman — [[t]e͟ə(r)wʊmən[/t]] airwomen N COUNT An airwoman is a woman who flies aircraft, especially one who serves in her country s air force … English dictionary
airwoman — /air woom euhn/, n., pl. airwomen. a woman who pilots an aircraft. [1910 15; AIR1 + WOMAN] Usage. See woman. * * * … Universalium
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