aerial

Definition of aerial

a.1.Of or pertaining to the air, or atmosphere; inhabiting or frequenting the air; produced by or found in the air; performed in the air; as, aërial regions or currents; the aërial maneuvers of a fighter plane.
2.Consisting of air; resembling, or partaking of the nature of air. Hence: Unsubstantial; unreal.
3.Rising aloft in air; high; lofty; as, aërial spires.
4.Growing, forming, living, or existing in the air, as opposed to growing or existing in earth or water, or underground; as, aërial rootlets, aërial plants; the aerial roots of a philodendron.
5.Light as air; ethereal.
6.operating or operated overhead especially on elevated cables.
7.operating or moving in the air.
Aerial acid
carbonic acid.
Aerial perspective
See Perspective.
- Ure.
n.1.(Football) a pass to a receiver downfield from the passer.
2.a metallic wire, rod, or combination of rods connected to an electronic device, designed to send or receive radio or television signals.

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