astronautical engineering


noun

Related forms

astronautical engineer, noun

Definition for astronautical 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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