aerodrome


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aer·o·drome

 (âr′ə-drōm′)
n. Chiefly British
An airport or airfield.

aerodrome

(ˈɛərəˌdrəʊm) or

airdrome

n
(Aeronautics) a landing area, esp for private aircraft, that is usually smaller than an airport

air•port

(ˈɛərˌpɔrt, -ˌpoʊrt)

n.
a facility for the landing, takeoff, shelter, supply, and repair of aircraft, esp. one used for transporting passengers and cargo at regularly scheduled times.
[1915–20]

aerodrome

An area prepared for the accommodation (including any buildings, installations and equipment), landing and takeoff of aircraft. See also alternate aerodrome; alternative aerodrome; departure aerodrome; main aerodrome; redeployment aerodrome.

aerodrome, airdrome

an airport or airbase, not including the personnel.
See also: Aviation

aerodrome

airdrome
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.aerodrome - an airfield equipped with control tower and hangars as well as accommodations for passengers and cargoaerodrome - an airfield equipped with control tower and hangars as well as accommodations for passengers and cargo
airdock, hangar, repair shed - a large structure at an airport where aircraft can be stored and maintained
airfield, flying field, landing field, field - a place where planes take off and land
air terminal, airport terminal - a terminal that serves air travelers or air freight
control tower - a tower with an elevated workspace enclosed in glass for the visual observation of aircraft around an airport
heliport - an airport for helicopters
Translations
letiště
lufthavn
flugvöllur, flughöfn
aerodromas
aerodromslidlauks
ufak hava alanı

aerodrome

[ˈɛərədrəʊm] N (esp Brit) → aeródromo m

aerodrome

[ˈɛərədrəʊm] n (British)aérodrome m

aerodrome

n (Brit) → Flugplatz m, → Aerodrom nt (old)

aerodrome

[ˈɛərəˌdrəʊm] n (esp Brit) → aerodromo

aerodrome

(ˈeərədrəum) noun
a place (usually private or military) where aircraft are kept and from which they fly.
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