airman first class

airman first class
noun Date: 1952 an enlisted man in the air force ranking above an airman and below a sergeant

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  • 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

  • airman — air•man [[t]ˈɛər mən[/t]] n. pl. men 1) an aviator 2) mil U.S. Air Force. an enlisted person of one of the three lowest ranks(air′man ba′sic, airman, air′man first′ class′) 3) mil a member of a military aircrew • Etymology: 1870–75 …   From formal English to slang

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