airline

noun air·line \ -ˌlīn \

Definition of airline

:an air transportation system including its equipment, routes, operating personnel, and management

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First Known Use of airline

1844


air line

noun

Definition of air line

:a straight line through the air between two points

First Known Use of air line

1813


AIRLINE Defined for English Language Learners

airline

noun

Definition of airline for English Language Learners

  • : a company that owns and operates many airplanes which are used for carrying passengers and goods to different places


AIRLINE Defined for Kids

airline

noun air·line \ ˈer-ˌlīn \

Definition of airline for Students

:a company that owns and operates many airplanes which are used for carrying passengers and cargo to different places


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