airlift definition

  • noun:
    • something of transporting soldiers, civil individuals, or supplies by air, such as a crisis or when surface channels are obstructed.
    • A flight transporting troops, civilian guests, or supplies under these types of circumstances.
    • The transport of troops, civilians or materials by environment, especially in an urgent situation.
    • Such a flight.
    • A pipe that is used to suck up items through the ocean sleep.
    • transport of individuals or items by environment (especially whenever other method of access tend to be unavailable)
    • A system of carrying soldiers, civilian guests, or supplies by air, like in a crisis or whenever area routes tend to be blocked.
    • A flight transporting troops, civil guests, or products under these types of problems.
    • The transportation of troops, civilians or products by atmosphere, particularly in an urgent situation.
    • Such a flight.
    • A pipe that is used to draw up objects through the ocean sleep.
    • transportation of individuals or goods by air (especially when other ways access are unavailable)
  • verb-transitive:
    • To transport in an airlift.
    • To transport in an airlift.
  • verb-intransitive:
    • to move soldiers, civilian passengers, or supplies in an airlift.
    • to move troops, civilian people, or products in an airlift.
  • verb:
    • to move (troops an such like) in an airlift.
    • fly individuals or products to or from locations not accessible by other means
    • To transport (troops etc) in an airlift.
    • fly men and women or items to or from locations not obtainable by various other means

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