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air forcenoun [C usually singular]

uk   /ˈeə ˌfɔːs/ us   /ˈer ˌfɔːrs/
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air forcenoun [C]

/ˈeər ˌfɔrs/
the part of a country’s military forces using aircraft
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Translations of “air force”
in Arabic القُوَّات الجَوِّية, سِلاح الجَوّ…
in Korean 공군…
in Portuguese aeronáutica, força aérea…
in Catalan forces aèries…
in Japanese 空軍…
in Chinese (Simplified) 空军…
in Turkish hava kuvvetleri…
in Russian военно-воздушные силы…
in Chinese (Traditional) 空軍…
in Italian aviazione…
in Polish siły powietrzne…
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