air·​mo·​bile | \ ˈer-ˌmō-bəl How to pronounce airmobile (audio) , -ˌbēl, -ˌbī(-ə)l \

Definition of airmobile

: of, relating to, or being a military unit whose members are transported to combat areas usually by helicopter

Examples of airmobile in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Instead, the British Army would concentrate on space and cyber warfare, as well as contributing helicopters and airmobile troops to any NATO fighting force. Kyle Mizokami, Popular Mechanics, 2 Sep. 2020

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First Known Use of airmobile

1959, in the meaning defined above

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“Airmobile.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 27 Sep. 2021.

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