Definition Airborne

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Definition

(an) airborne (virus): (a virus) that is transported, carried, transmitted through the air
adjective
The suffix "borne" is an old form of the verb "to bear", which means "to carry" or "to tolerate".

(the plane is) airborne: (the plane is) flying, in flight, in the air, on the wing
adjective

Examples

  • "New Fish-borne virus causes widespread panic amongst Americans"

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