elevator angle[′el·ə‚vād·ər ‚aŋ·gəl]
The angular displacement of the elevator from its neutral position; it is positive when the trailing edge of the elevator is below the neutral position, and negative when it is above.
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The angle between the chord of an elevator and the chord of the tailplane.
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