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The study of the upper atmosphere, especially of regions of ionized gas.

aer·on′o·mer n.
aer′o·nom′ic, aer′o·nom′i·cal adj.
aer·on′o·mist n.


(Physical Geography) the science of the earth's upper atmosphere


(ɛəˈrɒn ə mi)

the study of chemical and physical phenomena in the upper atmosphere.
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Reid of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Association's Aeronomy Laboratory in Boulder, Colorado, during the Maunder Minimum and the Little Ice Age "the sun was certainly in an abnormal state," exhibiting signs of decreased luminosity including "the lack of sunspots" and "an apparently increased diameter and decreased rotation rate.
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