Air National Guard

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Air′ Na′tional Guard′

a national guard organization similar to and coordinate with the U.S. Air Force.
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Noun1.Air National Guard - a civilian reserve component of the United States Air Force that provides prompt mobilization during war and assistance during national emergencies
U. S. Air Force, United States Air Force, US Air Force, USAF, Air Force - the airforce of the United States of America; the agency that defends the United States through control and exploitation of air and space
home reserve, National Guard - United States military reserves recruited by the states and equipped by the federal government; subject to call by either
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