aviation
[eɪvɪˈeɪʃ(ə)n]
NOUN
  1. the flying or operating of aircraft.
    "two events launched the history of modern aviation" ·
    "the aviation industry"
    synonyms:
    aviation · flying · air transport · aerial navigation · aeronautics
Origin
mid 19th century: from French, formed irregularly from Latin avis ‘bird’.
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How to use aviation in a sentence?
the Civil aviation Authority directed 125,000 aircraft movements in 1991.
free trade in international aviation will remain a pipe dream.
two events launched the history of modern aviation.
one of the great moments in aviation history.
he was in charge of civil aviation matters.
the aviation industry.
aviation spirit.
civil aviation.
How to say aviation in other languages?
Laguages Translations
Afrikaans (NOUN)lugvaart
Arabic (NOUN)الطيران, طيران, الملاحه الجويه, الجوية, الطائرات
Bangla বিমান পরিবহন
Bosnian (Latin) Zrakoplovstvo
Bulgarian (NOUN)авиационна, въздухоплаване, Авиейшън, транспорт
Cantonese (Traditional) 航空
Catalan (NOUN)aviació, aeronàutic
Chinese Simplified 航空
Chinese Traditional 航空
Croatian (NOUN)zrakoplovstvo, avijacija, avionsko
Czech (NOUN)letectví, Aviatická
Danish (NOUN)luftfart, flyvning
Dutch (NOUN)luchtvaart, vliegverkeer
Estonian (NOUN)lennunduse
Fijian vuka
Finnish (NOUN)ilmailun, lentoliikenteen
French (NOUN)aéronautique, navigation aérienne, aérienne
German (NOUN)Luftfahrt, Flugverkehr, Fliegerei
Greek (NOUN)αεροπορίας, αερομεταφορών, αεροναυτιλία, πτήσεων
Haitian Creole avyasyon
Hebrew (NOUN)תעופה, אוויאיישן, לתעופה, התעופה, שיקגו
Hindi (NOUN)विमानन, उड्डयन, एविएशन
Hungarian (NOUN)légiközlekedési, repülési, légügyi
Indonesian (NOUN)penerbangan
Italian (NOUN)dell'aviazione, aeronautica, aerea
Japanese (NOUN)航空, アビエーション, 航空機
Kiswahili usafiri wa anga
Korean (NOUN)항공
Latvian (NOUN)aviācijas
Lithuanian (NOUN)aviacijos, oro susisiekimo
Malagasy niresahany
Malay (Latin) (NOUN)penerbangan
Maltese (NOUN)avjazzjoni
Norwegian Bokmål luftfart
Persian (NOUN)هواپیمایی, هوانوردی, سازهای, هوا, جت, هوایی
Polish (NOUN)lotnictwa, Transport lotniczy, awiacyjne
Portuguese (NOUN)aviação, aeronáutica
Querétaro Otomi Aviación
Romanian (NOUN)aviaţie, transport aerian, aeronautice, aeriană
Russian (NOUN)авиации, транспорт
Samoan vaalele
Serbian (Cyrillic) авијације
Serbian (Latin) avijacije
Slovak (NOUN)letectva
Slovenian (NOUN)letalstva
Spanish (NOUN)aviación, aeronáutica, aérea
Swedish (NOUN)luftfarten, flyg
Tahitian ohipa
Tamil விமானப் போக்குவரத்து
Telugu విమానయాన
Thai (NOUN)บิน
Tongan folau vakapuna
Turkish (NOUN)Havacılık, uçak
Ukrainian (NOUN)авіації, авіа
Urdu ہوا بازی
Welsh (NOUN)hedfan, awyrennau
Yucatec Maya Aviación
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