- The transportation of troops, civilians or supplies by air, especially in an emergency.
- Such a flight.
- (archaeology) A pipe that is used to suck up objects from the sea bed.
- Dutch: luchtbrug
- French: pont aérien
- (transitive) To transport (troops etc) in an airlift.
Etymology: From air + lift.
- Dutch: per luchtbrug vervoeren
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