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Relating to or denoting the measurement of the earth's magnetic field using airborne instruments.
- ‘The magnetic anomaly grid is based on aeromagnetic data compiled by Verhoef et al..’
- ‘Unpublished aeromagnetic data suggest a minimum of 40-60 km of offset along the Fault System.’
- ‘The aeromagnetic and seismic data suggest that the fault penetrates well into the middle crust.’
- ‘The aeromagnetic data suggest that the lineament corresponds to a tectonic break.’
- ‘These data in conjunction with an interpretation of the aeromagnetic anomaly map allow subdivision of the complex.’
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The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.