aer·o·bat·ics | \ˌer-ə-ˈba-tiks \

Definition of aerobatics 

: spectacular flying feats and maneuvers (such as rolls and dives)

Other Words from aerobatics

aerobat \ˈer-ə-ˌbat \ noun
aerobatic \ˌer-ə-ˈba-tik \ adjective

First Known Use of aerobatics

1915, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for aerobatics

aero- + (acro)batics

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The first known use of aerobatics was in 1915

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aerobatics

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English Language Learners Definition of aerobatics

: difficult and exciting movements of an airplane often performed for entertainment

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