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Aero is an adjective that, according to The New Penguin English Dictionary (1986) means that the noun being described concerns aircraft or aeronautics. In contrast, the New Oxford American Dictionary bundled with Mac OS/X says that aero is an abbreviation of aerodynamic or, more archaically, aeronautical. Really? I can’t remember ever having heard the word […]