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supersonics

[soo-per-son-iks] /ˌsu pərˈsɒn ɪks/
noun, (used with a singular verb)
1.
the branch of science that deals with supersonic phenomena.
Origin of supersonics
1925-1930
1925-30; see supersonic, -ics
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supersonics

/ˌsuːpəˈsɒnɪks/
noun (functioning as sing)
1.
the study of supersonic motion
2.
a less common name for ultrasonics
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