airing

Definitions of airing
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n the act of supplying fresh air and getting rid of foul air

Synonyms:
ventilation
Type of:
improvement
the act of improving something

n the opening of a subject to widespread discussion and debate

Synonyms:
dissemination, public exposure, spreading
Types:
circulation
the dissemination of copies of periodicals (as newspapers or magazines)
extension, propagation
the spreading of something (a belief or practice) into new regions
Type of:
transmission
communication by means of transmitted signals

n a short excursion (a walk or ride) in the open air

“he took the dogs for an airing
Type of:
excursion, expedition, jaunt, junket, outing, pleasure trip, sashay
a journey taken for pleasure

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