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air·space

or air space  (âr′spās′)
n.
1. The portion of the atmosphere directly above the land or water, used by aircraft or by earth-based structures such as skyscrapers.
2. The airspace of a particular jurisdiction, such as a nation.

airspace

(ˈɛəˌspeɪs)
n
(Military) the atmosphere above the earth or part of the earth, esp the atmosphere above a country deemed to be under its jurisdiction

air•space

(ˈɛərˌspeɪs)
n.
1. a space made for or occupied by air.
2. the region of the atmosphere above an area of land, esp. the region above a nation over which it has jurisdiction.
[1900–05]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.airspace - the space in the atmosphere immediately above the earthairspace - the space in the atmosphere immediately above the earth
atmosphere, air - the mass of air surrounding the Earth; "there was great heat as the comet entered the atmosphere"; "it was exposed to the air"
space - an area reserved for some particular purpose; "the laboratory's floor space"
2.airspace - the atmosphere above a nation that is deemed to be under its jurisdictionairspace - the atmosphere above a nation that is deemed to be under its jurisdiction; "the plane was refused permission to enter Chinese airspace"
atmosphere, air - the mass of air surrounding the Earth; "there was great heat as the comet entered the atmosphere"; "it was exposed to the air"
Translations
vzdušný prostor
luftrum
ilmatila
zračni prostor
領空
영공
luftrum
น่านฟ้า
không phận

airspace

air space [ˈɛərspeɪs] nespace m aérienair steward nsteward mair stewardess nhôtesse f de l'airair strike airstrike [ˈɛərstraɪk] nattaque f aérienne

airspace

[ˈɛəˌspeɪs] nspazio aereo

airspace

مَجَالٌ جَوِّيّ vzdušný prostor luftrum Luftraum εναέριος χώρος espacio aéreo ilmatila espace aérien zračni prostor spazio aereo 領空 영공 luchtruim luftrom przestrzeń powietrzna espaço aéreo воздушное пространство luftrum น่านฟ้า hava sahası không phận 空域
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