aeronautical engineering


noun

Related forms

aeronautical engineer, noun

Definition for aeronautical engineering (2 of 2)

aerospace engineering


noun

the branch of engineering that deals with the design, development, testing, and production of aircraft and related systems (aeronautical engineering) and of spacecraft, missiles, rocket-propulsion systems, and other equipment operating beyond the earth's atmosphere (astronautical engineering).

Related forms

aerospace engineer, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for aeronautical engineering

aeronautical engineering


noun

the branch of engineering concerned with the design, production, and maintenance of aircraft

Derived Forms

aeronautical engineer, noun
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