an apparatus for water or other fluids.
a device for introducing air into a bin of wheat or other grain in order to prevent the accumulation of moisture, keeping it free of fungi and insects.
An aerator is used before filtration during the summer, when algae are likely to develop in the reservoir.
Transactions of the American Society of Civil Engineers, vol. LXXII, June, 1911 E. D. Hardy
- Aere perennius
more lasting than bronze.
a tissue in certain aquatic plants, consisting of thin-walled cells and large intercellular spaces adapted for internal circulation of air. noun plant tissue with large air-filled spaces, which is typical of aquatic plants and allows air to reach waterlogged parts aerenchyma (â-rěng’kə-mə) A spongy tissue with large air spaces found between the cells of the […]
variant of before an element of Latin origin: aeriferous. combining form a variant of aero-
an area in the northern hemisphere of Mars. Historical Examples The man killed next after them, Aerias, we should judge to have been a Lacedemonian and founder of Aeria. Hesiod, The Homeric Hymns, and Homerica Homer and Hesiod We had shifted the position of the fleet toward the south, and were now suspended above the […]