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Definition of the noun aerodrome
What does aerodrome mean as a name of something?
noun - plural: aerodromes
- an airfield equipped with control tower and hangars as well as accommodations for passengers and cargo
- example: The aeroplane to Dunedin left the aerodrome promptly at eight in the morning.
- lexical domain: Artifacts - nouns denoting man-made objects
- synonyms of aerodrome: airdrome / airport / drome
- more generic terms: airfield / field / flying field / landing field = a place where planes take off and land
- more specific word: heliport = an airport for helicopters
- instance: Kennedy International Airport / Kennedy International / Kennedy = a large airport on Long Island to the east of New York City
- repair shed / airdock / hangar = a large structure at an airport where aircraft can be stored and maintained
- airport terminal / air terminal = a terminal that serves air travelers or air freight
- control tower = a tower with an elevated workspace enclosed in glass for the visual observation of aircraft around an airport
- country: United States of America
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aerodrome /'earadroum/ noun (BrE): aerodromes An aerodrome is an airfield for private or military aircraft. aerodynamic / earadainamik/ adjective Aerodynamic means relating to the movement of objects through ...
Catastrophe and Imagination (1954)
English and American Writings from 1870 to 1950 by John McCormick
Although The Aerodrome is a better novel than 1984, its basic reality is the reality of idea rather than of fictional narrative. Its validity is as great and no greater than the validity of the idea of Fascism from which it. 1Jean Genet's definition of ...
Introduction to Flight (2016)
by CTI Reviews
A water Aerodrome is an area of open water used regularly by seaplanes for landing and taking off. The word was created by analogy with 'Hippodrome' , which was a course for horse racing and chariot racing in ancient times. Astronautics: ...
Wairoa Aerodrome is located at the end of Airport Road, northwest of Wairoa.  5.24.1 Operational Data Wairoa Aerodrome is a grass strip of 1371 m in length containing an all ...
International Information (2001)
Documents, Publications, and Electronic Information of International Governmental Organizations by Peter I. Hajnal
*Aerodrome is the official term used by ICAO for airport—ed. -...6» pnnaty tallo 00l"» “ Lalttuleedloltplade SIN't Q ELEVAHONS 0.
by Adam Piette, Mark Rawlinson
The Aerodrome is a particularly successful work of what has become known as 'syn~ thetic realism', defined by Peter Widdowson as a mode of writing 'in which the enormi~ ties of contemporary history are “tea tabled” by peripheral and ...
The Canadian Club Yearbook (1910)
by Canadian Club of Ottawa
An aerodrome is a machine that traverses the air, and is much better than an aeroplane. The first machine of this kind originated in England. It was made by Weston in 1842. In America, Langley was one of the first to lift up the whole subject of ...
The Canadian Encyclopedia (1999)
by James H. Marsh
Douglas Babcock Airport An aerodrome is any area of land, water (including frozen surfaces) or other supporting surface used for the arrival, departure, movement or servicing of aircraft, together with any ancillary buildings and other ...
by Jeffrey Wayne Vincoli
aerodrome A defined area on land or water (including any buildings, installations ...
Over 7,100 terms on Airlines, Tourism, Hospitality, Cruises, Car Rentals, GDS, Geography, Climate, Ecology, Business, Customs, and Organizations Subjects by Homero E. Martinez
Aerodrome (Aeronautics): It is an almost obsolete term denoting any location from where aircraft operate. In most cases it has been replaced by ...
Aerodrome, means any definite or limited ground or water area intended to be used, either wholly or in part, for the landing or departure of aircraft, and includes all buildings, sheds, vessels, piers and other structures thereon or appertaining ...
by Charlotte Buxton
aerodrome n. a small airfield. aerodynamics n. the science concerned with the movement of objects through the air. aerodynamic adj. aerofoil n. a curved structure, such as a wing, designed to give an aircraft lift. aeronautics n. the study or ...
by Louisa Pansegrouw
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Based Upon the Unabridged Dictionary of Noah Webster : with a Reference Library and Treasury of Facts by Noah Webster, Harry Thurston Peck
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Video shows what aerodrome means. An airfield: Any area of land or water used for aircraft operation, regardless of facilities. An airfield used for managed ...
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