midair

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noun mid·air \ˈmid-ˈer\

Definition of midair

  1. :  a point or region in the air not immediately adjacent to the ground <the planes collided in midair>

Examples of midair in a sentence

  1. The two planes collided in midair.

  2. We watched birds catching insects in midair.

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First Known Use of midair

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MIDAIR Defined for English Language Learners

midair

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noun mid·air \ˈmid-ˈer\

Definition of midair for English Language Learners

  • : a region in the air not close to the ground


MIDAIR Defined for Kids

midair

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noun mid·air \ˈmid-ˈer\

Definition of midair for Students

  1. :  a region in the air some distance above the ground <The bird hovered in midair.>


Learn More about midair

  1. Spanish Central: Translation of midair


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