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airdrome

[air-drohm] /ˈɛərˌdroʊm/
noun
1.
a landing field for airplanes that has extensive buildings, equipment, shelters, etc.; airport.
Also, especially British, aerodrome.
Origin
1915-1920
1915-20; air1 + -drome
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  • It faced into the prevailing wind and a land airdrome could be easily made.
British Dictionary definitions for airdrome

aerodrome

/ˈɛərəˌdrəʊm/
noun
1.
a landing area, esp for private aircraft, that is usually smaller than an airport

airdrome

/ˈɛəˌdrəʊm/
noun
1.
the US name for aerodrome
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