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air space

noun
1.
a space occupied by air.
2.
the amount of breathing air in a room or other enclosed space.
3.
the region of the atmosphere above a municipality, state, or nation, over which it has jurisdiction.
4.
the region of the atmosphere above a plot of ground, to which the owner has rights or access.
Also, airspace (for defs 3, 4).
Origin of air space
1900-1905
1900-05
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British Dictionary definitions for airspace

airspace

/ˈɛəˌspeɪs/
noun
1.
the atmosphere above the earth or part of the earth, esp the atmosphere above a country deemed to be under its jurisdiction
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