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control surface

noun
1.
any movable airfoil, as a rudder, flap, or aileron, for guiding or controlling an aircraft or missile in flight.
Origin
1915-1920
1915-20
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control surface

noun
1.
a movable surface, such as a rudder, elevator, aileron, etc, that controls an aircraft or rocket
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