Air-pocket meaning

An isolated space containing trapped air, as in bread dough or a collapsed mine shaft.
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A localized atmospheric condition, such as a downdraft, that causes an aircraft to lose altitude abruptly.
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A downdraft or, sometimes, an updraft that can cause an aircraft to change altitude suddenly.
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A sharp drop in the price of a stock or a futures or option contract in response to unexpected negative news gaps. Often air pockets are indicated on a price chart by a discrepancy between the previous day’s closing price and the next day’s price.
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A local region of low atmospheric pressure, or a local downward current; especially one that causes an aircraft to lose height suddenly.
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