- air horn
- noun1. a pneumatic horn• Hypernyms: ↑horn2. air intake of a carburetor
* * *noun1. : a carburetor main air intake2. : a pneumatic horn (as on a motor vehicle or diesel locomotive)
* * *a horn activated by compressed air.Also, airhorn.
Useful english dictionary. 2012.
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