from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun A transparent dome on the top of an aircraft, through which celestial observations are made for navigation.

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  • noun A transparent dome in the fuselage of an aircraft or spacecraft through which navigational observations may be made

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  • noun a transparent dome on top of an airplane where the navigator can make celestial observations


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astro- +‎ dome


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