Example sentences for: airborne

How can you use “airborne” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • From an air traffic controller's perspective, that meant maintaining a safe distance between airborne aircraft.

  • Although rhinoviruses have been thought to be transmitted via large droplets or contact [ 7 ] , studies in the 1980's demonstrated that fomites are not an effective means of transmitting rhinovirus infections [ 8 9 10 ] . While direct inoculation of respiratory secretions has been shown to transmit infection, this is not a likely route of transmission in older children and adults as survival on hands is brief [ 9 ] . Airborne transmission of infection was clearly demonstrated in one experimental study on adults [ 8 ] . However, in the absence of epidemiological studies designed to conclusively identify modes of transmission, the role of airborne transmission in viral respiratory infection remains controversial.

  • Here the immune system reacts to proteins contained in pollen, tiny airborne particles released as part of the reproductive cycle of trees, weeds, and grasses.

  • They also report that in the meantime, about 2,000 airborne and ground-based allied inspectors--including some American civilians and, say the LAT and NYT , some Russians--will verify that Milosevic's Serbian troops have indeed pulled back, allowing Albanians to return to their homes.

  • He streaked down the right side of the court, took a pass, veered toward the bucket, and went airborne.

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