English version

air pocket

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Air
air pocketˈair ˌpocket noun [countable]  1 TTAAIRa current of air that makes a plane suddenly move down2 a small area that becomes filled with air
Examples from the Corpus
air pocketHe let a little air pocket of silence hang there between them for a moment.
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