air pocket Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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air pocketnoun [C]

uk   us  
an ​area in the ​sky where the ​air is ​flowingdifferently from the way it is in the ​surroundingparts. Air ​pockets can sometimes ​causeaircraft to go up or down ​suddenly.
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