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aerodynamics

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noun plural but singular or plural in construction aero·dy·nam·ics \-ˈna-miks\

Simple Definition of aerodynamics

  • : a science that studies the movement of air and the way that objects (such as airplanes or cars) move through air

  • : the qualities of an object that affect how easily it is able to move through the air

Full Definition of aerodynamics

  1. :  a branch of dynamics that deals with the motion of air and other gaseous fluids and with the forces acting on bodies in motion relative to such fluids

aero·dy·nam·icplay \-mik\ also aero·dy·nam·i·cal play \-mi-kəl\ adjective
aero·dy·nam·i·cal·ly play \-mi-k(ə-)lē\ adverb

Circa 1837

First Known Use of aerodynamics

circa 1837


Medical Dictionary

aerodynamics

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noun plural but singular or plural in construction aero·dy·nam·ics \-dī-ˈnam-iks\

Medical Definition of aerodynamics

  1. :  a branch of dynamics that deals with the motion of air and other gaseous fluids and with the forces acting on bodies in motion relative to such fluids

  2. aero·dy·nam·ic \-ik\play also aero·dy·nam·i·cal \-i-kəl\play adjective
    aero·dy·nam·i·cal·ly \-i-k(ə-)lē\play adverb
    aero·dy·nam·i·cist \-ˈnam-ə-səst\play noun





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