aerodermectasia aer·o·der·mec·ta·si·a (âr’ō-dûr’mĭk-tā’zē-ə, -zhə)
See subcutaneous emphysema.
adjective of or relating to the organs and tissues of the respiratory tract and the upper part of the digestive tract
noun (functioning as sing) the study of soaring or gliding flight, esp the study of gliders n. science of gliding, 1907, from Greek aero- “air” (see aero-) + stem of donein “to shake, drive about.” Also see -ics.
a toothache caused by lowered barometric pressure, as in high-altitude flight. aerodontalgia aer·o·don·tal·gi·a (âr’ō-dŏn-tāl’jē-ə, -jə) n. Toothache caused by decreased atmospheric pressure.
. Historical Examples Having determined this distance, the weight on AB was removed and the aerodrome was allowed to regain its former position. Langley Memoir on Mechanical Flight, Parts I and II S. P. (Samuel Pierpont) Langley and Charles M. (Charles Matthews) Manly Immediately after the attack has been made, these formations will return to […]