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aeronautics

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

Simple Definition of aeronautics

  • : a science that deals with airplanes and flying

Full Definition of aeronautics

  1. 1 :  a science dealing with the operation of aircraft

  2. 2 :  the art or science of flight

aero·nau·ti·calplay \-ti-kəl\ also aero·nau·tic play \-tik\ adjective
aero·nau·ti·cal·ly play \-ti-k(ə-)lē\ adverb

Circa 1824

First Known Use of aeronautics

circa 1824

Rhymes with aeronautics


AERONAUTICAL Defined for Kids

aeronautical

adjective aero·nau·ti·cal \ˌer-ə-ˈnȯ-ti-kəl\

Definition of aeronautical

  1. :  of or relating to aeronautics <aeronautical engineer>





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