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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A device for making something steady; Airfoil consisting of a device for regulating an aircraft; A chemical that is added to a solution or mixture or suspension to maintain it

Usage examples (35)
  • Why does it take 18 months to check these planes, these MD-80s, for what is called -- what they call stabilizer corrosion?
  • Boric oxide is sometimes classified as a stabilizer (USA) and sometimes as a glass former (UK).
  • (Boron is termed a stabilizer in the USA but a glass former in Europe.) 5.3.
  • But the stabilizer is the device, there is a vertical stabilizer and a horizontal stabilizer. for more
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