aeronomy

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

See aero- (air) and -nomy (a system of rules or laws about a particular field).

NounEdit

aeronomy (uncountable)

  1. A branch of science that deals with the atmosphere of the Earth and the other planets with reference to their chemical composition, physical properties, relative motion, and responses to radiation from space.
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