aerodromics

noun plural but singular in construction

aero·​drom·​ics
ˌer-ə-ˈdrä-miks
: the science or art of flying aircraft

Word History

Etymology

obsolete aerodrome airplane (from Greek aerodromos traversing the air, from aer- + -dromos -drome) + -ics

First Known Use

1877, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of aerodromics was in 1877

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“Aerodromics.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/aerodromics. Accessed 29 May. 2024.

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