Meaning of “airstrike” in the English Dictionary

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"airstrike" in British English

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airstrikenoun [ C ]

uk /ˈeə.straɪk/ us /ˈer.straɪk/

an attack by military aircraft on a city, enemy soldiers, or their supplies, either by bombing or by firing guns

(Definition of “airstrike” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)