What does Aviation mean?

Definitions for Aviationˌeɪ viˈeɪ ʃən, ˌæv i-

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word Aviation.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. aviation, air power(noun)

    the aggregation of a country's military aircraft

  2. aviation(noun)

    the operation of aircraft to provide transportation

  3. aviation, airmanship(noun)

    the art of operating aircraft

  4. air travel, aviation, air(noun)

    travel via aircraft

    "air travel involves too much waiting in airports"; "if you've time to spare go by air"


  1. aviation(Noun)

    The art or science of making and flying aircraft.

  2. Origin: From aviation, from avis (bird), from Proto-Indo-European *awi- (bird).

Webster Dictionary

  1. Aviation(noun)

    the art or science of flying

U.S. National Library of Medicine

  1. Aviation

    Design, development, manufacture, and operation of heavier-than-air AIRCRAFT.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Aviation in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Aviation in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Rodney McGlasson:

    do with aviation again

  2. Wilson Rayfield:

    Aviation has a lot to learn from Las Vegas casinos.

  3. David Brody:

    Jeff was a brilliant strategist, visionary and expert in all things aviation.

  4. President Vladimir Putin:

    At that, they are diversified, and the army, navy and aviation use the most modern weapons.

  5. Tony Tyler:

    This includes better sharing of critical information about security risks to civil aviation.

Images & Illustrations of Aviation

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