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aeroballistics

[air-oh-buh-lis-tiks] /ˌɛər oʊ bəˈlɪs tɪks/
noun, (used with a singular verb)
1.
the science of ballistics combined with that of aerodynamics and dealing primarily with the motion through the atmosphere of rockets, guided missiles, and other projectiles.
Origin
1945-1950
1945-50; aero- + ballistics
Related forms
aeroballistic, adjective
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aeroballistics

/ˌɛərəʊbəˈlɪstɪks/
noun
1.
(functioning as sing) the ballistics of projectiles dropped, launched, or fired from aircraft
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