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aer·o·nau·tic

 (âr′ə-nô′tĭk) also aer·o·nau·ti·cal (-tĭ-kəl)
adj.
Of or relating to aeronautics.

aer′o·nau′ti·cal·ly adv.
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aeronautic

(ˌɛərəˈnɔːtɪk)
adj
1. (Aeronautics) another word for aeronautical
2. (Commerce) relating to air companies
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Adj.1.aeronautic - of or pertaining to aeronauticsaeronautic - of or pertaining to aeronautics  
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Translations

aeronautic(al)

adjaeronautisch
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