air raid

air raid (plural air raids)

  1. An attack on a surface target by aircraft.
    • 1984, Steve Harris, "Aces High", Iron Maiden, Powerslave.
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  2. (American football) A passing-heavy offensive scheme based on a shotgun formation with four wide receivers and a single running back.
  • French: raid aérien
  • Italian: incursione aerea
  • Russian: возду́шный налёт

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