kytoon


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kytoon

[′kī‚tün]
(aerospace engineering)
A captive balloon used to maintain meteorological equipment aloft at approximately a constant height; it is streamlined, and combines the aerodynamic properties of a balloon and a kite.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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