rudder torque

noun

Definition of rudder torque

: a twisting effect exerted by the rudder of an airplane on the fuselage due to the relative displacement of the center of pressure of the rudder

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“Rudder torque.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/rudder%20torque. Accessed 26 Nov. 2020.

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