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Air Cushion

see synonyms of air cushion

Noun

1. air cushion

the trapped air that supports a hovercraft a short distance above the water or ground

2. air cushion, air spring

a mechanical device using confined air to absorb the shock of motion

3. air cushion, inflatable cushion

a cushion usually made of rubber or plastic that can be inflated

WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.


Air Cushion

see synonyms of air cushion
noun
1. 
an inflatable cushion, usually made of rubber or plastic
2. 
the pocket of air that supports a hovercraft
3. 
a form of pneumatic suspension consisting of a constricted volume of air
See also air spring

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Air Cushion

see synonyms of air cushion
1. 
a cushion inflated with air
2.  Mechanics
a device for lessening shock by means of the elasticity of compressed air

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Air Cushion

see synonyms of air cushion
n.
1.
a. A mass of trapped air that supports an object a short distance above a surface.
b. The air in such a mass.
2. An inflatable cushion.

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