astronautics

noun, plural in form but singular or plural in construction as·tro·nau·tics \ ˌas-trə-ˈnȯ-tiks , -ˈnä- \

Definition of astronautics

:the science of the construction and operation of vehicles for travel in space beyond the earth's atmosphere

astronautic

play \-tik\ or astronautical play \-ti-kəl\ adjective

astronautically

play \-ti-k(ə-)lē\ adverb

First Known Use of astronautics

1928


ASTRONAUTICS Defined for Kids

astronautics

noun as·tro·nau·tics \ ˌa-strə-ˈnȯ-tiks \

Definition of astronautics for Students

:the science of the construction and operation of spacecraft


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