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airworthy

[air-wur-th ee] /ˈɛərˌwɜr ði/
adjective, airworthier, airworthiest.
1.
(of an aircraft) meeting established standards for safe flight; equipped and maintained in condition to fly.
Origin
1820-1830
1820-30; air1 + -worthy
Related forms
airworthiness, noun
unairworthy, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for air worthy

airworthy

/ˈɛəˌwɜːðɪ/
adjective
1.
(of an aircraft) safe to fly
Derived Forms
airworthiness, noun
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