servocontrol

servocontrol

[n. sur-voh-kuhn-trohl; v. sur-voh-kuhn-trohl]
noun
1.
control by means of a servomechanism.
2.
a servomechanism used as a control.
3.
Also called Flettner control, servo tab. Aeronautics. a tab that is directly actuated by the control stick and that exerts an aerodynamic force to move a control surface to which it is attached.
verb (used with object), servocontrolled, servocontrolling.
4.
to operate (a mechanism) with such a device.

Origin:
servo- + control

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