noun (1)
aer·​og·​ra·​pher | \ ˌer-ˈä-grə-fər \
plural -s

Definition of aerographer

 (Entry 1 of 2)

: one that sprays with an airbrush


noun (2)
aer·​og·​ra·​pher | \ ˌer-ˈä-grə-fər \
plural -s

Definition of aerographer (Entry 2 of 2)

: a warrant officer in the U.S. Navy whose duties include the observation of weather and the preparation of weather and surf forecasts

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First Known Use of aerographer

Noun (1)

1911, in the meaning defined above

Noun (2)

1918, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for aerographer

Noun (1)

aerograph “airbrush” (from aero- + -graph) + -er entry 2

Noun (2)

aerograph(y) + -er entry 2

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“Aerographer.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 23 Oct. 2021.

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