deceleron

[dee-sel-uh-ron]

noun Aeronautics.

an aileron that acts as a brake.

Nearby words

  1. deceivable,
  2. deceive,
  3. decelerate,
  4. deceleration,
  5. decelerometer,
  6. decem,
  7. december,
  8. decembrist,
  9. decembrists,
  10. decemvir

Origin of deceleron

blend of decelerate and aileron

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