/ (ˌɛərəʊˈɒptɪks) /
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(functioning as singular) the study of the effect of aircraft-induced and atmospheric disturbances on the efficiency of laser weapons
THINGAMABOB OR THINGUMMY: CAN YOU DISTINGUISH BETWEEN THE US AND UK TERMS IN THIS QUIZ?
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In the UK, COTTON CANDY is more commonly known as…
Words nearby aero-optics
aeronautical, aeronautical engineering, aeronautics, aeroneurosis, aeronomy, aero-optics, aeropause, Aërope, aerophagia, aerophilately, aerophobia
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