aerophysics


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aerophysics

[¦e·rō¦fiz·iks]
(aerospace engineering)
The physics dealing with the design, construction, and operation of aerodynamic devices.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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