[spey-shee-og-ruh-fee] /ˌspeɪ ʃiˈɒg rə fi/
the study of the characteristics of space beyond the atmosphere, including the mapping of the movements of celestial bodies and the recording of electrical, magnetic, and gravitational effects, especially those likely to affect missiles and spacecraft.
[spey-shee-oh-tem-per-uh l] /ˌspeɪ ʃi oʊˈtɛm pər əl/ adjective 1. pertaining to space-time. 2. of or relating to both space and time. spatiotemporal /ˌspeɪʃɪəʊˈtɛmpərəl; -ˈtɛmprəl/ adjective 1. of or existing in both space and time 2. of or concerned with space-time
noun 1. a petty quarrel. 2. a light blow; slap; smack. verb (used without object), spatted, spatting. 3. to engage in a petty quarrel or dispute. 4. to splash or spatter; rain spatting against the window. verb (used with object), spatted, spatting. 5. to strike lightly; slap. verb 1. a simple past tense and past […]
verb (used with object) 1. to scatter or dash in small particles or drops: The dog spattered mud on everyone when he shook himself. 2. to splash with something in small particles: to spatter the ground with water. 3. to sprinkle or spot with something that soils or stains. verb (used without object) 4. to […]
noun, Geology. 1. a low, steep-sided volcanic cone built up of droplets or blobs of lava erupted from a fissure or vent.