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a hose for conducting air under pressure, as one connected to an , an , or a scuba tank.
Historical Examples

With a shock of horror, the man heard the hiss of escaping air as Kreega’s beak and fingers finally worried the airhose loose.
Duel on Syrtis Poul William Anderson

His legs wrapped around the man’s waist and his hands got to work on the airhose.
Duel on Syrtis Poul William Anderson


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