Translation of "air pocket" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

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air pocketnoun [ C ]

uk /ˈeə ˌpɒk.ɪt/ us /ˈer ˌpɑː.kɪt/

an area in the sky where the air is flowing differently from the way it is in the surrounding parts. Air pockets can sometimes cause aircraft to go up or down suddenly.


(Translation of “air pocket” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)