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aeromechanics

[‚e·rō·mi′kan·iks]
(fluid mechanics)
The science of air and other gases in motion or equilibrium; has two branches, aerostatics and aerodynamics.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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