Meaning of aerostatics in English:

aerostatics

Pronunciation /ˌɛːrə(ʊ)ˈstatɪks/

noun

  • With singular agreement. The branch of physics that deals with the equilibrium properties of air and (now historical) with the behaviour of objects suspended in it.

Origin

Late 18th century; earliest use found in Thomas Martyn (1735–1825), botanist. From aerostatic see -ic.