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n. (used with a sing. verb)
The science of the motion and equilibrium of air and other gases, comprising aerodynamics and aerostatics.

aer′o·me·chan′i·cal adj.
aer′o·me·chan′i·cal·ly adv.


(General Physics) (functioning as singular) the mechanics of gases, esp air
ˌaeromeˈchanical adj


(ˌɛər oʊ məˈkæn ɪks)

n. (used with a sing. v.)
the mechanics of air or gases.
aer`o•me•chan′i•cal, adj.
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Noun1.aeromechanics - the branch of mechanics that deals with the motion of gases (especially air) and their effects on bodies in the flowaeromechanics - the branch of mechanics that deals with the motion of gases (especially air) and their effects on bodies in the flow
mechanics - the branch of physics concerned with the motion of bodies in a frame of reference
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