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Usage note
This prefix may also be spelled "aer-."
A prefix is an affix that is added to the beginning of a word to create a new word with a different meaning (e.g. auto, pre).
1. (related to air or atmosphere)
a. aero-
Aerobic exercise is called aerobic because your body uses air while exercising.El ejercicio aeróbico se llama aeróbico porque el cuerpo utiliza el aire durante el ejercicio.
2. (related to gases)
a. aero-
I sprayed silicon in aerosol on the hinges.Rocié silicona en aerosol en las bisagras.
3. (related to aviation)
a. aero-
The city plans to build a third runway at the aerodrome.La ciudad planea construir una tercera pista en el aeródromo.
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