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English

Etymology

From air + lift.

Pronunciation

Noun

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Singular
airlift

Plural
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  1. The transportation of troops, civilians or supplies by air, especially in an emergency.
  2. Such a flight.
  3. (archaeology) A pipe that is used to suck up objects from the sea bed.

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Verb

Infinitive
to airlift

Third person singular
-

Simple past
-

Past participle
-

Present participle
-

to airlift (third-person singular simple present -, present participle -, simple past and past participle -)
  1. (transitive) To transport (troops etc) in an airlift.

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