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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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  1. of aeronautics or aeronauts.
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Origin of aeronautical

Related formsaer·o·nau·ti·cal·ly, adverb
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Related Words for aeronautical

floating, aerial, soaring, flying, express, mobile, fleet, drifting, gliding, waving, streaming, flapping, winging, airy, atmospheric, ethereal, lofty, vaporous, pneumatic

Examples from the Web for aeronautical

Contemporary Examples of aeronautical

Historical Examples of aeronautical

  • Aeronautical engineering has become one of the recognized professions.


    Charles Fitzhugh Talman

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


    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


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