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aerospace

noun aero·space \ ˈer-ō-ˌspās \

Definition of aerospace

1 :space comprising the earth's atmosphere and the space beyond
2 :a physical science that deals with aerospace
3 :the aerospace industry

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First Known Use of aerospace

1959


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aerospace

adjective

Definition of aerospace

:of or relating to aerospace, to vehicles used in aerospace or the manufacture of such vehicles, or to travel in aerospace
  • aerospace research
  • aerospace profits
  • aerospace medicine

Recent Examples of aerospace from the Web

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First Known Use of aerospace

1955


AEROSPACE Defined for English Language Learners

aerospace

noun

Definition of aerospace for English Language Learners

  • : an industry that deals with travel in and above the Earth's atmosphere and with the production of vehicles used in such travel


AEROSPACE Defined for Kids

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aerospace

noun aero·space \ ˈer-ō-ˌspās \

Definition of aerospace for Students

1 :the earth's atmosphere and the space beyond
2 :a science dealing with aerospace

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aerospace

adjective

Definition of aerospace for Students

:relating to aerospace, to the vehicles used in aerospace or their manufacture, or to travel in aerospace
  • aerospace research
  • an aerospace museum


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