aerostat

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See also: aérostat

English[edit]

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Noun[edit]

aerostat (plural aerostats)

  1. An aircraft, such as a dirigible or balloon, that derives its lift from buoyancy rather than from wings or rotors.
  2. A moored balloon flown in a semi-permanent manner, such as a border patrol monitoring balloon affixed at 18,000 feet (~6 km).

Antonyms[edit]

  • (lighter-than-air craft, with respect to its weight relationship with air): aerodyne

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Translations[edit]

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Polish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from French aérostat.[1] By surface analysis, aero- +‎ -stat. First attested in 1784.[2][3]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /a.ɛˈrɔ.stat/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -ɔstat
  • Syllabification: a‧e‧ro‧stat

Noun[edit]

aerostat m inan

  1. aerostat

Declension[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Mirosław Bańko; Lidia Wiśniakowska (2021) Wielki słownik wyrazów obcych, →ISBN
  2. ^ Pamiętnik historyczno-polityczny przypadków, ustaw, osób, mieysc, i pism wiek nasz szczególniey interessuiących[1], 1784, page 1194
  3. ^ aerostat in Narodowy Fotokorpus Języka Polskiego

Further reading[edit]

  • aerostat in Wielki słownik języka polskiego, Instytut Języka Polskiego PAN
  • aerostat in Polish dictionaries at PWN

Romanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French aérostat.

Noun[edit]

aerostat n (plural aerostate)

  1. aerostat

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Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Noun[edit]

aerostat m (Cyrillic spelling аеростат)

  1. aerostat