aero·​ther·​mo·​chem·​is·​try ¦er-ō-ˌthər-mō-¦ke-mə-strē How to pronounce aerothermochemistry (audio)
: the study of chemical thermodynamics as applied to aerodynamics
… specializes in aerothermochemistry and is developing strategic and tactical countermeasures systems for use in ballistic missiles and satellites …Aerospace Daily, 10 June 1991

Word History


aero- + thermochemistry

First Known Use

1955, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of aerothermochemistry was in 1955

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“Aerothermochemistry.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 19 Jul. 2024.

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