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aerial

noun [C] uk   /ˈeə.ri.əl/ us    /ˈer.i-/ (US also antenna)
a structure made of metal rods or wires that receives or sends out radio or television signalsRadioTelevision

aerial

adjective uk   /ˈeə.ri.əl/ us    /ˈer.i-/
in or from the air, especially from an aircraft: Meanwhile, the massive aerial bombardment/bombing of military targets continued unabated. aerial photographyAviationTravelling by aircraftMovement through the air
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