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aeronautics

noun plural but singular in construction aero·nau·tics \ˌer-ə-ˈn-tiks, -ˈnä-\

: a science that deals with airplanes and flying

Full Definition of AERONAUTICS

1
:  a science dealing with the operation of aircraft
2
:  the art or science of flight
aero·nau·ti·cal \-ti-kəl\ also aero·nau·tic \-tik\ adjective
aero·nau·ti·cal·ly \-ti-k(ə-)lē\ adverb
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First Known Use of AERONAUTICS

circa 1824

Rhymes with AERONAUTICS

AERONAUTIC Defined for Kids

aeronautics

noun aero·nau·tics \ˌer-ə-ˈn-tiks\

Definition of AERONAUTICS for Kids

:  a science dealing with the building and flying of aircraft

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