heavier-than-air definition

  • adjective:
    • Of, associated with, or becoming an aircraft thicker compared to the air it displaces.
    • evaluating more than the amount of atmosphere which it displaces.
    • Of, regarding, or making use of an aircraft which weighs in at a lot more than the quantity of environment it displaces.
    • regarding an aircraft more substantial as compared to atmosphere it displaces

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