Etymology

1. airframe

noun. ['ˈɛrˌfreɪm'] the framework and covering of an airplane or rocket (excluding the engines).

Etymology

  • air (English)
  • air (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • frame (English)
  • framen (Middle English (1100-1500))

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Words that Rhyme with Airframe

  • mainframe
  • timeframe

Example sentences of the word airframe


1. Noun, singular or mass
Again, be sure to maintain a balance on your airframe and avoid making one side heavier than another.

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