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aeronautical

or aer·o·nau·tic

[air-uh-naw-ti-kuh l, -not-i-kuh or air-uh-naw-tik, -not-ik]
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adjective
  1. of aeronautics or aeronauts.

Origin of aeronautical

Related formsaer·o·nau·ti·cal·ly, adverb
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Examples from the Web for aeronautical

Contemporary Examples

Historical Examples

  • Aeronautical engineering has become one of the recognized professions.

    Meteorology

    Charles Fitzhugh Talman

  • Baumann was already noted for his work as an aeronautical engineer.

    Zeppelin

    Harry Vissering

  • The only firm which has in Belgium the speciality of aeronautical patents.

  • Prominent figure in German aeronautical and aviation circles.

  • If you want to build an airplane, go to an aeronautical engineer.

    Test Pilot

    David Goodger (goodger@python.org)


British Dictionary definitions for aeronautical

aeronautical

adjective
  1. of or relating to aeronauts or aeronautics
Derived Formsaeronautically, adverb
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