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airstream

(ˈɛəˌstriːm)
n
1. (Physical Geography) a wind, esp at a high altitude
2. a current of moving air

air•stream

(ˈɛərˌstrim)

n.
any localized airflow.
[1865–70]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.airstream - a relatively well-defined prevailing wind
jet stream - a high-speed high-altitude airstream blowing from west to east near the top of the troposphere; has important effects of the formation of weather fronts
air current, current of air, wind - air moving (sometimes with considerable force) from an area of high pressure to an area of low pressure; "trees bent under the fierce winds"; "when there is no wind, row"; "the radioactivity was being swept upwards by the air current and out into the atmosphere"
2.airstream - the flow of air that is driven backwards by an aircraft propellerairstream - the flow of air that is driven backwards by an aircraft propeller
flow - any uninterrupted stream or discharge
Translations

airstream

[ˈɛəstriːm] Ncorriente f de aire
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Manufactured since the 1930s, 70 per cent of Airstreams made are still in use around the world, with celebrity owners including Brad Pitt, Colin Farrell, Tom Hanks, Matthew McConaughey and Sandra Bullock .
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