airman basic
noun Date: circa 1961 an enlisted man of the lowest rank in the air force

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  • Airman Basic — (AB) is the lowest enlisted rank in the United States Air Force, immediately below Airman. The pay grade for Airman Basic is E 1.cite web url= http://www.defenselink.mil/specials/insignias/enlisted.html title= Department of Defense Enlisted Rank… …   Wikipedia

  • Airman Basic — Airmen Basic der U.S. Air Force Airman Basic (AB) ist der niedrigste Dienstgrad (OR 1) der US Air Force. Der Dienstgrad wird gefolgt von dem des Airman. Soldaten im Dienstgrad eines Airman Basic befinden sich meist noch in der Grundausbildung.… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • airman basic — noun : an enlisted man of the lowest rank in the air force * * * airman basic, an enlisted man of the lowest rank in the U.S. Air Force, comparable in grade to a private …   Useful english dictionary

  • Airman — is a term used to refer to any enlisted personnel in the United States Air Force or Other Ranks in the Royal Air Force (in which airwoman is also seen). It is also a specific rank in the United States Air Force. More informally, it can refer to… …   Wikipedia

  • Airman — ist ein Dienstgrad (OR 2) der US Air Force und eine Verwendungsbezeichnung der US Navy. In der Royal Air Force werden zumeist die Mannschaften als Airman bezeichnet. Zudem kann der Begriff jeglichen Soldaten der Luftstreitkräfte eines Landes… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • basic — /bay sik/, adj. 1. of, pertaining to, or forming a base; fundamental: a basic principle; the basic ingredient. 2. Chem. a. pertaining to, of the nature of, or containing a base. b. not having all of the hydroxyls of the base replaced by the acid… …   Universalium

  • airman — /air meuhn/, n., pl. airmen. 1. an aviator. 2. U.S. Air Force. an enlisted person of one of the three lowest ranks (airman basic, airman, airman first class). 3. a member of a military aircrew. 4. (in other countries) an enlisted person in the… …   Universalium

  • airman — noun Date: 1873 1. a civilian or military pilot, aviator, or aviation technician 2. an enlisted man in the air force: as a. an enlisted man of one of the three ranks below sergeant b. an enlisted man …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • basic — ba•sic [[t]ˈbeɪ sɪk[/t]] adj. 1) of or forming a base or basis; essential; fundamental: a basic principle[/ex] 2) chem. a) pertaining to a chemical base b) not having all of the hydroxyls of the base replaced by the acid group c) alkaline 3) gel… …   From formal English to slang

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