spin chute

noun

Definition of spin chute

: a small parachute attached usually at the tail to an airplane undergoing flight tests to retard descent and help the pilot regain control if a spin develops

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“Spin chute.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/spin%20chute. Accessed 28 Feb. 2021.

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