Auto pilot

autopilot

[aw-toh-pahy-luht]

Origin:
auto-3 + pilot

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autopilot (ˌɔːtəˈpaɪlət, -təʊ-)
 
n
short for automatic pilot

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autopilot
1935, from auto- + pilot (q.v.).
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