Definition of automatic stabilizer in English:

automatic stabilizer

noun

  • 1Aeronautics
    Originally and chiefly Aeronautics a device in an aircraft or ship for automatically maintaining a set attitude.

  • 2Economics
    Economics an economic mechanism which tends to limit fluctuations in the economy by responding automatically to changes in wage levels, unemployment levels, gross domestic product, etc.

Origin

Early 20th century; earliest use found in Flight International.