an opening in an aircraft through which air is drawn, esp for the engines
the amount of air drawn in
the part of a carburettor or similar device through which air enters an internal-combustion engine
any opening, etc, through which air enters, esp for combustion or cooling purposes
The air-intake dust screen may be so clogged with dirt and lint that not enough air will pass through the mesh.
Aviation Engines Victor Wilfred Pag
- Air-lift pump
noun a pump that pumps liquid by injecting air into the lower end of an open pipe immersed in the liquid: often used in boreholes
- Air-sea rescue
noun an air rescue at sea
to send or ship via aircraft: to air-ship machine parts overseas.
a direction. to point out the way; direct; guide. noun (Scot) a direction or point of the compass, esp the direction of the wind; quarter; region