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jetavator

[jet-uh-vey-ter] /ˈdʒɛt əˌveɪ tər/
noun, Rocketry.
1.
an extension of the exhaust nozzle of a rocket, for controlling the direction of the exhaust gases.
Origin
1955-1960
1955-60; jet1 + (el)evator
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