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airfreight

[air-freyt] /ˈɛərˌfreɪt/
noun
verb (used with object)
2.
to send or ship by air freight:
to airfreight French bread to the U.S.
verb (used without object)
3.
to ship cargo by air freight:
During the truckers' strike we had to airfreight.
adjective
4.
of, pertaining to, or involved in air freight:
the airfreight business.
Origin
1925-1930
1925-30; air1 + freight
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  • He would buy it the next morning and airfreight it down.
  • The exporter either ships the consignment or uses the airfreight.
  • Governs and standardizes the industry of airfreight forwarding.
  • Large cargo aircraft used the airfield to provide airfreight service of equipment and supplies to the area.

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