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aerodynamics

 [ār″o-di-nam´iks]
the science of air or gases in motion.

aer·o·dy·nam·ics

(ār'ō-dī-nam'iks),
The study of air and other gases in motion, the forces that set them in motion, and the results of such motion.
[aero- + G. dynamis, force]

aerodynamics

the study of air or other gases in motion or of bodies moving in air.

aer·o·dy·nam·ics

(ār'ō-dī-nam'iks)
The study of air and other gases in motion, the forces that set them in motion, and the results of such motion.
[aero- + G. dynamis, force]
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We made more overtures for the sound barrier over the years, only to be met by what we consider to be a willing indifference,'' he continued.
Susannah Forkun, a Hearing Dogs for Deaf People representative, said: "The Sound Barrier Star Awards are a great way to highlight the hard of hearing's achievements.
After Yeager's supersonic flight, planes became more adapted along the lines of the X-1 in order to routinely break the sound barrier, with swept wings and more powerful engines.
I know that he'd be a great role model for anyone who's trying to overcome the sound barrier.
We hope that large numbers of visitors will now share with us the first ever breaking of the sound barrier on land.
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Sound travels at about 750 mph (1,200 kph), so the SSC broke the sound barrier by 13 mph.
We have the kind of patience that would drive a stoic crazy, the kind of collective energy that could break the sound barrier.
Most of us know by now about Chuck Yeager: World War II ace, first man to break the sound barrier, star of TV commercials, subject of a critically acclaimed book by Tom Wolfe and a Hollywood movie, and, most recently, author of a best-selling autobiography.
CENTRIA is pleased to announce that Eco Sound Barrier, a sound barrier system with the industry's most innovative combination of affordability, sustainability and architectural flexibility, has received the American Society of Civil Engineers' Charles Pankow Award for Innovation.
on the southeast side of the station over approx 800 mIt should also take place at the 200 meters already achieved sound barrier on the southeast side.
London, Oct 15 ( ANI ): A 43-year-old Austrian, who has become the first man to break the sound barrier, revealed that the only thing he wished for was to 'come back alive' during his record-shattering freefall jump from the edge of space.