a toothache caused by lowered barometric pressure, as in high-alt-tude flight.
aerodontalgia aer·o·don·tal·gi·a (âr’ō-dŏn-tāl’jē-ə, -jə)
toothache caused by decreased atmospheric pressure.
- Aerodynamic braking
noun the use of aerodynamic drag to slow sp-cecraft re-entering the atmosphere the use of airbrakes to r-t-rd flying vehicles or objects the use of a parachute or reversed thrust to decelerate an aircraft during landing
- Aerodynamic drag
noun see air resistance
the branch of mechanics that deals with the motion of air and other gases and with the effects of such motion on bodies in the medium. compare (def 1). historical examples “we might need an aerodynamically stable hull,” wade interjected. islands of sp-ce john w campbell noun (functioning as sing) the study of the dynamics […]
an expert in aerodynamics.