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 rudder rudder

noun

  • ( ) a hinged vertical airfoil mounted at the tail of an aircraft and used to make horizontal course changes  ( rudder )
    a hinged vertical airfoil mounted at the tail of an aircraft and used to make horizontal course changes
  • (nautical) steering mechanism consisting of a hinged vertical plate mounted at the stern of a vessel  ( rudder )
    (nautical) steering mechanism consisting of a hinged vertical plate mounted at the stern of a vessel


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