aerobot

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noun aero·bot \ˈer-ō-ˌbät\

Definition of aerobot

plural

aerobots

  1. :  an unmanned aerial or aerospace vehicle As far as orbiters, landers, aerobots, and sample return missions can take us, there is also a current desire to send people to Mars. — Kevin Nolan, Mars: A Cosmic Stepping Stone, 2008

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Origin and Etymology of aerobot

blend of aer- (in 1aerial, aero-) and robot


First Known Use: 1987


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