ruddevator

[ ruhd-uh-vey-ter ]
/ ˈrʌd əˌveɪ tər /

noun Aeronautics.

a control surface functioning both as a rudder and as an elevator.

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Origin of ruddevator

First recorded in 1960–65; rudd(er) + (el)evator
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