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Of or relating to aerodynamic flow or flight conditions at speeds near the speed of sound.

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(Aeronautics) of or relating to conditions when travelling at or near the speed of sound
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(trænˈsɒn ɪk)

close to the speed of sound; moving at 700–780 mph (1127–1255 km/h) at sea level.
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Of or pertaining to the speed of a body in a surrounding fluid when the relative speed of the fluid is subsonic in some places and supersonic in others. This is encountered when passing from subsonic to supersonic speed and vice versa. See also speed of sound.
Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms. US Department of Defense 2005.
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Adj.1.transonic - (of speed) having or caused by speed approximately equal to that of sound in air at sea leveltransonic - (of speed) having or caused by speed approximately equal to that of sound in air at sea level; "a sonic boom"
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We now have to seriously consider how a projectile behaves at transonic and subsonic velocities.
Following an introduction, there are twenty-eight chapters, each dealing with a different Focke Wulf model project and related subjects, such as Russian Fakes, a transonic (author spelling) project, and a few other subjects related to interesting post-war projects with which Focke Wulf had some influence.
Boeing's Transonic Truss-Braced Wing concept is being studied for hybrid-electric propulsion and is among innovations that may add to aircraft efficiency in the future.
Speaking of firing, when subsonic ammunition is fired in an Olimpia from a locked bolt, the bullet may exit the barrel at supersonic or transonic velocities.
Five CoreoGrafts will be surgically implanted over a three-week period and continuously monitored for thirty days for flow rates and patency using transonic probes.
Subsonic transonic submerged intake design for a cruise missile, Master Thesis, Middle East Technical University, Ankara, Turkey.
Cardiopulmonary Bypass System Market: Key Players Examples of some of the market participants in Cardiopulmonary Bypass System market identified across the value chain include Sorin Group, Braile Biomedica, Transonic, Spectrum Medical, Minnetronix, Inc., Medtronic plc., MAQUET Holding B.V.
MAP, HR, CO and SMA flow (SMAF) data were recorded, pressure signals (BPR-02 transducer; Experimetria Ltd, Budapest, Hungary) and superior mesenteric artery (SMA), renal artery (RA) flow signals (T206 Animal Research Flowmeter; Transonic Systems Inc., Ithaca, NY, USA) were measured continuously by surgically placing a urinary catheter in the bladder via the femoral incision.
THE AIRCRAFT EACH plane in the formation is a BAe Hawk T Mk1, a fully aerobatic, low-wing, transonic, twoseat training aircraft.
The company also announced that it will offer its customers the opportunity of powering new Transonic Reaction Mills with 100% renewable energy on a global basis in a highly cost effective manner.
Access flow may be measurement monthly in the clinical setting using a saline ultrasound dilution method (Transonic Hemodialysis Monitor HDO2 Transonic Systems Incorporated, Ithaca, NY, USA) [28].