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air base

noun
1.
an operations center for units of an air force.
2.
Aerial Photogrammetry.
  1. a line joining two camera stations.
  2. the length of this line.
3.
the distance between the points on the ground over which an aerial photograph is taken.
Origin
1915-1920
1915-20
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British Dictionary definitions for air base

air base

noun
1.
a centre from which military aircraft operate Also called air station
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