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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun The study of the mechanical properties of air and other gases.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun That branch of physics which treats of the mechanical properties of gases, and partieularly of atmospheric, air.
  • noun The doctrine of spiritual substances; pneumatology.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun That branch of science which treats of the mechanical properties of air and other elastic fluids, as of their weight, pressure, elasticity, etc. See Mechanics.
  • noun (Philos. & Theol.) The scientific study or knowledge of spiritual beings and their relations to God, angels, and men.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun The branch of mechanics that deals with the mechanical properties of gases
  • noun theology, obsolete The scientific study or knowledge of spiritual beings and their relations to God, angels, and human beings.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • noun the branch of mechanics that deals with the mechanical properties of gases

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