Definition of midair
: a point or region in the air not immediately adjacent to the ground <the planes collided in midair>
Examples of midair in a sentence
The two planes collided in midair.
We watched birds catching insects in midair.
First Known Use of midair
MIDAIR Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of midair for English Language Learners
: a region in the air not close to the ground
MIDAIR Defined for Kids
Definition of midair for Students
: a region in the air some distance above the ground <The bird hovered in midair.>
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