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Definition of the noun airstream

What does airstream mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: airstreams

  1. a relatively well-defined prevailing wind
    • lexical domain: Natural Phenomena - nouns denoting natural phenomena
    • more generic terms: air current / current of air / wind = air moving (sometimes with considerable force) from an area of high pressure to an area of low pressure
    • more specific term: jet stream = a high-speed high-altitude airstream blowing from west to east near the top of the troposphere
  2. the flow of air that is driven backwards by an aircraft propeller

Alternative definition of the noun airstream


  1. A flow of air.
  2. The flow of air around an object.


Airstream is a brand of luxury recreational vehicle manufactured in Jackson Center, Ohio, USA. It is a division of Thor Industries. The company, which now employs more than 475, is the oldest in the industry. Airstream trailers are easily recognized by the distinctive shape of their rounded aluminum bodies. This shape dates back to the 1930s and is based on designs created by Hawley Bowlus. Bowlus was the chief designer of Charles Lindbergh's aircraft, the Spirit of St. Louis.

  • also known as Airstream, Inc

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Google previewBlack House (2012)

by Stephen King, Peter Straub

Tansy's Airstream is the last and least maintained of a row of four. Two of the others have flowers in a bright border around them, and the third has been dressed up with striped green awnings that make it look more like a house. The fourth ...

Google previewBiotechnology for Odor and Air Pollution Control (2005)

by Zarook Shareefdeen, Ajay Singh

Design of Bioreactors In bioreactor design, characterization of contaminated airstream is the first and the most important step for selection of odor or VOC control methods. Airstream characterization includes identifying types of ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Transportation (2014)

Social Science and Policy by Mark Garrett

According tothe Recreational Vehicle Manufacturing Report, the recreational manufacturing industry intheUnited States consistsof about900 companies, including Fleetwood RV, Thor Industries, Winnebago, Airstream, and Forest River , ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Phonetics and Phonology (2004)

by R.L. Trask

segments articulated with a glottalic airstream mechanism are [+glott], while all other segments are [– glott]. glottalic airstream mechanismn. An airstream mechanism produced by ...

Google previewA Student's Dictionary of Language and Linguistics (2014)

by Larry Trask

glottalic airstream mechanism Onewayof producing a flow of air for speaking. The glottis is closed, and then the entire larynx is movedupordown in ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of World Climatology (2008)

by John E. Oliver

The dry stream interacts with a second airstream, often termed the warm conveyor belt (WCB) or polar front conveyor belt. The WCB approaches the cyclone from the south and east, curves anticyclonically and ascends parallel to the dry ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Pest Management (2002)

by David Pimentel, Ph.D.

AIRSTREAM EFFECTS ON DROPLET SIZE By simulating aircraft airspeeds in a windtunnel, the effect of airspeed on the droplet size produced by aircraft spray delivery systems has been evaluated (2, 3). With ULV sprays, the droplets are ...

Google previewDictionary of Linguistics and Phonetics (2011)

by David Crystal

airstream mechanism A term used in PHONETICS for a physiological process which provides a source of energy capable of being used in SPEECH sound ...

Google previewInternational Encyclopedia of Linguistics (2003)

pulmonic egressive airstream, there are two additional ways in which the airstream can be actively manipulated within the vocal tract during the production of individual obstruents. In both cases, air is temporarily impounded within the tract by ...

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Small photo of Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia - September 25th, 2016 : Barista was seen preparing a drink in an Airstream cafe in Ampang, Kuala Lumpur.Small photo of Las Vegas, California, USA, Airstream, seat: Jackson Center, Ohio, United State of America.Small photo of Wareham, Dorset, United Kingdom. 5th October 2017. Iconic luxury American Airstream caravan parked on gravel on a campsite in Wareham, Dorset UK with trees to the rear.Small photo of Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia - September 25th, 2016 : Airstream cafe was parked in front of the motorcycle garage in Ampang, Kuala Lumpur.Small photo of SEPTEMBER 28, 2017 - Airstream at sunset on Hastings Mesa, ColoradoSmall photo of Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia - September 25th, 2016 : Barista was seen preparing a coffee in an Airstream cafe in Ampang, Kuala Lumpur.Small photo of Airstream trailer . American brand of luxury trailers. Polished aluminum coachwork. Burkes Pass Arts and Craft Shop. New Zealand, South Island. 19 March 2017 More...

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