air·​wom·​an | \ ˈer-ˌwu̇-mən How to pronounce airwoman (audio) \

Definition of airwoman

: a woman who is an aviator especially : a woman who is a military pilot

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Five U.S. Air Force airmen and airwomen arrive in casual clothes with a visiting sergeant. National Geographic, "Mysterious Island Experiment Could Help Us Colonize Other Planets," 8 May 2017

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First Known Use of airwoman

1910, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of airwoman was in 1910

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