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aerospace
1. The earth's atmosphere and outer space.
2. The air surrounding the earth and the space beyond it.
3. Relating to the design, manufacture, and flight of vehicles or missiles that fly in and beyond the earth's atmosphere.
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aerospace engineering (s) (noun)
The craft of engineering pertaining to the design and construction of aircraft and space vehicles and of power units, and dealing with the special problems of flight in both the earth's atmosphere and space; such as, in the flight of air vehicles and the launching, guidance, and control of missiles, earth satellites, and space vehicles and probes.