aeromechanics

[ air-oh-muh-kan-iks ]
/ ˌɛər oʊ məˈkæn ɪks /

noun (used with a singular verb)

the mechanics of air or gases.

Origin of aeromechanics

First recorded in 1895–1900; aero- + mechanics

Related forms

aer·o·me·chan·i·cal, adjective

Definition for aeromechanics (2 of 2)

aeromechanic

[ air-oh-muh-kan-ik ]
/ ˌɛər oʊ məˈkæn ɪk /

noun

an aviation mechanic.

adjective

of or relating to aeromechanics.

Origin of aeromechanic

First recorded in 1895–1900; aero- + mechanic
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British Dictionary definitions for aeromechanics (1 of 2)

aeromechanics

/ (ˌɛərəʊmɪˈkænɪks) /

noun

(functioning as singular) the mechanics of gases, esp air

Derived Forms

aeromechanical, adjective

British Dictionary definitions for aeromechanics (2 of 2)

aeromechanic

/ (ˌɛərəʊmɪˈkænɪk) /

noun

an aircraft mechanic

adjective

of or relating to aeromechanics
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