Definition of Air terminal

1. Noun. A terminal that serves air travelers or air freight.

Exact synonyms: Airport Terminal
Group relationships: Aerodrome, Airdrome, Airport, Drome
Terms within: Gate
Generic synonyms: Depot, Terminal, Terminus

Definition of Air terminal

1. Noun. the facility on an airfield or airport where aircraft are loaded and unloaded of passengers or freight ¹

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Air Terminal

air spring
air station
air stove
air stoves
air strike
air strikes
air superiority
air support
air supremacy
air suspension
air syringe
air tanker
air tankers
air taxi
air taxis
air terminal (current term)
air terminals
air thermometer
air ticket
air time
air traffic
air traffic control
air traffic controller
air transport
air transportation
air transportation system
air travel
air traveler
air traveller
air tube

Literary usage of Air terminal

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. The Encyclopædia Britannica: A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, Literature and by Hugh Chisholm (1911)
"A single air terminal ¡s of no more use than an inscribed sign-board; ... Every chimney stack or other prominence should have an air- terminal. ..."

2. The Urgent Importance of Taking Immediate Steps to Provide Airports for San by Charles Hobart Baldwin (1912)
"Any very accessible air terminal that might be built at a future time would ... Since the problem of what a highly accessible air terminal might be like is ..."

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