the path of an object, as a rocket, when the air is dense enough to modify the course of flight significantly.
- Aerodynamic wave drag
the restraining force on a supersonic aircraft caused by shock waves.
any heavier-than-air aircraft deriving its lift mainly from aerodynamic forces. noun any heavier-than-air machine, such as an aircraft, that derives the greater part of its lift from aerodynamic forces
of, relating to, or resulting from aerodynamic forces: tests to determine the aeroelastic stress on a building. deformable by aerodynamic forces.
the study of phenomena.