stabilizer

[ stey-buh-lahy-zer ]
/ ˈsteɪ bəˌlaɪ zər /

noun

Origin of stabilizer

First recorded in 1905–10; stabilize + -er1
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stabilizer

stabiliser

/ (ˈsteɪbɪˌlaɪzə) /

noun

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Word Origin and History for stabilizer

stabilizer


n.

1909 in aeronautical sense, agent noun from stabilize (v.).

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