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air force

noun [C usually singular] uk   us  
B1 the part of a country's military forces that uses aircraft and fights in the air: the United States Air Force
Translations of “air force”
in Korean 공군…
in Arabic القُوَّات الجَوِّية, سِلاح الجَوّ…
in Portuguese aeronáutica, força aérea…
in Catalan forces aèries…
in Japanese 空軍…
in Italian aviazione…
in Chinese (Traditional) 空軍…
in Russian военно-воздушные силы…
in Turkish hava kuvvetleri…
in Chinese (Simplified) 空军…
in Polish siły powietrzne…
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