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  • adj. Resembling air, gaseous.

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  • adj. Resembling air.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. resembling air or having the form of air


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  • Aura is derived from the Greek word for air, because the aura is in intimate, direct contact with the airlike ether, or ethereal energy, that permeates the universe.

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