aerostat

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to navigation Jump to search
See also: aérostat

English[edit]

English Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia

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

Related terms[edit]

Translations[edit]

The translations below need to be checked and inserted above into the appropriate translation tables, removing any numbers. Numbers do not necessarily match those in definitions. See instructions at Wiktionary:Entry layout § Translations.

See also[edit]


Polish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French aérostat, analyzable as aero- +‎ -stat.

Pronunciation[edit]

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

Noun[edit]

aerostat m inan

  1. aerostat

Declension[edit]

Related terms[edit]

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

Declension[edit]


Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Noun[edit]

aerostat m (Cyrillic spelling аеростат)

  1. aerostat