aeronomy

aeronomy
noun Date: 1946 a science that deals with the physics and chemistry of the upper atmosphere of planets • aeronomer nounaeronomic adjectiveaeronomist noun

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • aeronomy — aer·on·o·my …   English syllables

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