yaw|me|ter «YAW MEE tuhr», noun.
an instrument for measuring the yaw of an aircraft.

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  • Yaw — Yaw, v. i. & t. [Cf. Prov. G. gagen to rock, gageln to totter, shake, Norw. gaga to bend backward, Icel. gagr bent back, gaga to throw the neck back.] (Naut.) To steer wild, or out of the line of her course; to deviate from her course, as when… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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