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antiaircraft

adjective an·ti·air·craft \ -ˈer-ˌkraft \
|Updated on: 20 Jul 2018

Definition of antiaircraft

: designed for or concerned with defense against air attack

First Known Use of antiaircraft

1913

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antiaircraft

noun

Definition of antiaircraft

: antiaircraft guns or their fire

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First Known Use of antiaircraft

1915

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ANTIAIRCRAFT Defined for English Language Learners

antiaircraft

Definition of antiaircraft for English Language Learners

  • : used for defense against military aircraft



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