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Definition of the noun air pocket
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- a local region of low pressure or descending air that causes a plane to lose height suddenly
Air Pocket was a jazz fusion band based around the Fowler brothers.
"Air Pocket" is the second album by American keyboardist Roger Powell released on Bearsville Records in 1980. It includes 11 tracks all written, performed, and sung by the artist, and features Todd Rundgren on ebow guitar on one track. Other credits include John Holbrook, Cleve Pozar, and Mark Styles. Voted the #1 album of 1980 by a reader poll in Keyboard Magazine.
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by Nikolas Davies, Erkki Jokiniemi
air pocket see air void. air release valve, bleed valve, petcock; a valve for releasing unwanted air or other gases ...
by Maurice Waite
air pocket n. 1 a hollow space that contains air. 2 an area of low pressure that causes an aircraft to lose height suddenly. airport n. an area consisting of a ...
Chambers Pocket Dictionary (1992)
an aeroplane, air pocket n an area of reduced pressure in the air or a downward current which can cause ...
by Elizabeth Jewell
a, b blister, air pocket, globule, droplet. C (bubbles) suds, lather, spume; effervescence. 4 pipe dream, fantasy, ...
by Tony Atkins, Marcel Escudier
(air pocket) A pocket of gas trapped at a high point in a liquid-filled piping system that restricts or even prevents flow. See also AIRBOUND; AIR—RELEASE VALVE; BLEED VALVE. 2. A air-standard cycles chamber between two systems at ...
by Edward Samuel Farrow
See Air Pocket. Packet of Fire.— A dangerous position into which troops are drawn after local successes, and where the enemy may close in or penetrate from the right, left or rear. Pocket Pistol. — A small pistol intended to be carried 457 ...
légveszteség tüml'tetlense'g luchtlekkage f luchtverlies т wyplyw т powietrza w wyniku nieszczelnos'ci воздушная неплотность f ilrnavuoto luftläckage n air lock (see air pocket) air mixing unit luftblandeunit Luftmischer т unidad de mezcla ...
by Paul Dickson
air pocket A mythical air current that causes a fielder to drop or misjudge a fly ball. See also “hit an air pocket.” airtight Said of a great defense; ...
Heinemann English Dictionary (2001)
by Martin Manser
air pocket noun a downward current of air causing an ...
Bildwörterbuch Maschinenbau und Elektrotechnik by Heinz K. Flack, Georg Möllerke
Lufteintritt air lock Luftschleuse air outlet Luftaustritt air nozzle Luftduse air path Luftweg air pocket Luftblase air pollution Luftverunreinigung air pressure Luftdruck air switch Luftdruckschalter air resistance Luftwiderstand air shaft Luftschacht ...
by Allan Beaver
air pocket unpredictable area of low or high pressure, causing an aircraft in flight to ...
A Cyclopedic Reference to More Than 7,000 Words, Names, Phrases, and Slang Expressions that Define the Game, Its Heritage, Culture, and Variations by Paul Dickson
air pocket A mythical air current that causes a fielder to drop a fly ball. airtight Said of a great defense; e.g., an "airtight infield" rarely allows batted balls to get through. 1st Use. 1910 (Baseball Magazine, Sept.; Edward J. Nichols) .
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