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Overview of noun aerial

The noun aerial has 2 senses? (first 1 from tagged texts)
1. (1) forward pass, aerial

(a pass to a receiver downfield from the passer)

2. antenna, aerial, transmitting aerial

(an electrical device that sends or receives radio or television signals)


Overview of adj aerial

The adj aerial has 2 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. aerial

(existing or living or growing or operating in the air; "aerial roots of a philodendron"; "aerial particles"; "small aerial creatures such as butterflies"; "aerial warfare"; "aerial photography"; "aerial cable cars")

2. aeriform, aerial, airy, aery, ethereal

(characterized by lightness and insubstantiality; as impalpable or intangible as air; "figures light and aeriform come unlooked for and melt away"- Thomas Carlyle; "aerial fancies"; "an airy apparition"; "physical rather than ethereal forms")

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