supersonics
noun plural but singular in construction Date: 1925 the science of supersonic phenomena

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • supersonics — [so͞o΄pərsän′iks] n. [see SUPERSONIC & ICS] the science dealing with supersonic phenomena: specif., the study of the aerodynamics of supersonic speeds …   English World dictionary

  • supersonics — ultraakustika statusas T sritis fizika atitikmenys: angl. supersonics; ultra acoustics; ultrasonics vok. Ultraakustik, f; Ultraschallehre, f rus. акустика ультразвуковых частот, f; ультраакустика, f pranc. acoustique des fréquences ultrasonores,… …   Fizikos terminų žodynas

  • supersonics — /sooh peuhr son iks/, n. (used with a sing. v.) the branch of science that deals with supersonic phenomena. [1925 30; see SUPERSONIC, ICS] * * * …   Universalium

  • supersonics — noun a) The study of supersonic motion b) ultrasonics …   Wiktionary

  • supersonics — su·per·son·ics (soo″pər sonґiks) the general science relating to phenomena associated with speed greater than the velocity of sound …   Medical dictionary

  • supersonics — Synonyms and related words: aerial photography, aeroballistics, aerodynamics, aerogeology, aerography, aerology, aeromechanics, aeromedicine, aerometry, aeronautical meteorology, aerophotography, aerophysics, aeroscopy, aerospace research,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • supersonics — n. branch of science that studies ultrasonic waves …   English contemporary dictionary

  • supersonics — plural noun [treated as sing.] another term for ultrasonics …   English new terms dictionary

  • supersonics — su·per·son·ics …   English syllables

  • supersonics — su•per•son•ics [[t]ˌsu pərˈsɒn ɪks[/t]] n. (used with a sing. v.) phs the branch of science that deals with supersonic phenomena • Etymology: 1925–30 …   From formal English to slang

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