astronautical

[as-truh-naw-ti-kuhl, -not-i-]
adjective
of or pertaining to astronautics or astronauts.
Also, astronautic.


Origin:
astronautic (< French astronautique, equivalent to astronaute (astro- astro- + -naute < Greek naútēs sailor, on the model of aéronaute aeronaut) + -ique -ic) + -al1

astronautically, adverb
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astronautics (ˌæstrəˈnɔːtɪks)
 
n
(functioning as singular) the science and technology of space flight
 
astro'nautic
 
adj
 
astro'nautical
 
adj
 
astro'nautically
 
adv

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He is an astronautical engineer specialized in satellites but with strong interests in everything.
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