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aer·o·drome

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

(ˈɛərəˌdrəʊm) or

airdrome

n
(Aeronautics) a landing area, esp for private aircraft, that is usually smaller than an airport
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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]
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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.
Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms. US Department of Defense 2005.

aerodrome, airdrome

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

airdrome
Dictionary of Unfamiliar Words by Diagram Group Copyright © 2008 by Diagram Visual Information Limited
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
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Translations
letiště
lufthavn
flugvöllur, flughöfn
aerodromas
aerodromslidlauks
ufak hava alanı

aerodrome

[ˈɛərədrəʊm] N (esp Brit) → aeródromo m
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005

aerodrome

[ˈɛərədrəʊm] n (British)aérodrome m
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

aerodrome

n (Brit) → Flugplatz m, → Aerodrom nt (old)
Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007

aerodrome

[ˈɛərəˌdrəʊm] n (esp Brit) → aerodromo
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995

aerodrome

(ˈeərədrəum) noun
a place (usually private or military) where aircraft are kept and from which they fly.
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary © 2006-2013 K Dictionaries Ltd.
References in classic literature ?
Then, the flight grew lower and the circle narrower, until they were whizzing round and round us, the dry, rustling flap of their huge slate-colored wings filling the air with a volume of sound that made me think of Hendon aerodrome upon a race day.
The topic of the course was prioritised based on the existing low levels of implementation in the sub-region and with a view to achieving the ministerial declaration target to certify all international aerodromes by 2020." Under invitation by ICAO, the course attracted delegates from Bangladesh, Brunei Darussalam, Cambodia, Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, Myanmar, Philippines, Thailand, Timor-Leste and Vietnam.
NEW DELHI: The AAI will terminate the licences for ground handling services at various aerodromes as part of implementing the new rules for such activities, according to a senior official.
Mohammad Al Dossari -- GCAA director air navigation and aerodromes - awarded the first AFIS certificate in accordance with Civil Aviation Regulations.
Mohammad Al Dossari - GCAA director air navigation and aerodromes - awarded the first AFIS certificate in accordance with Civil Aviation Regulations.
Lisa Raitt, Canadian Minister of Transport, said she has proposed changes that will improve the efficiency and transparency of the construction and operations of aerodromes in Canada.
The Aerodrome Certification is issued by the CAA in pursuance of its obligation to ensure the enforcement of the CAA Authority Law that determines international regulations and standards at all aerodromes serving international civil air traffic in Bahrain.
All the roads in and around the old World War two aerodrome are, very rightly, named after old planes (Hampden, Stirling etc), old aerodromes and RAF top brass (Tedder, Cunningham etc).
The Australian Civil Aviation Safety Authority (CASA) yesterday announced that special flight safety checks will be carried out at a range of aerodromes in New South Wales and Victoria this week.
Power asked survey participants to rate aerodromes based on eight criteria: airport accessibility, check-in/baggage check, security check, terminal facilities, food and beverage, retail services, baggage claim and immigration/customs control.
The notice continued: "It is now becoming increasingly common for aerodromes to be given commercially inspired names, which do not follow this principal.

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