stabilator

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stabilator

[′stā·bə‚lād·ər]
(aerospace engineering)
A one-piece horizontal tail that is swept back and movable; movement is controlled by motion of the pilot's control stick; usually used in supersonic aircraft.

stabilator

stabilator
Stabilator.
A single-piece, horizontal tailplane that combines the functions of a stabilizer and an elevator.