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n. (used with a sing. or pl. verb)
The science and technology of space flight.

as′tro·nau′tic, as′tro·nau′ti·cal adj.
as′tro·nau′ti·cal·ly adv.
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Adj.1.astronautic - of or belonging to astronauts or the science of astronauticsastronautic - of or belonging to astronauts or the science of astronautics
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Czeslaw Paul continued his education at Purdue University receiving his Doctor of Aeronautic and Astronautic Engineering.
I think the book presents enough technical information to satisfy those readers knowledgeable about aeronautic and astronautic history but not too much for most general readers.
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He is now a senior engineer in State key laboratory of Astronautic Dynamics, Xi'an Satellite Control Center.
Zhang, Anti-Aircraft Missile Guidance Control System, China Astronautic Press, Beijing, China, 2009.
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Receiving congratulations on the 10th anniversary of his space mission, Yang said China is also determined to assist other developing economies in the space flight, noting that existing cooperative projects between China and developing economies focus on the application of astronautic and space technologies, and training for professionals.
Liu Yang was selected for the mission after two years of extensive training and testing of her astronautic skills and adaptation capability to space environment.