[noun sur-voh-kuh n-trohl; verb sur-voh-kuh n-trohl] /noun ˈsɜr voʊ kənˌtroʊl; verb ˌsɜr voʊ kənˈtroʊl/
control by means of a servomechanism.
a servomechanism used as a control.
Also called Flettner control, servo tab. Aeronautics. a tab that is directly actuated by the control stick and that exerts an aerodynamic force to move a control surface to which it is attached.
verb (used with object), servocontrolled, servocontrolling.
to operate (a mechanism) with such a device.
adjective 1. acting as part of a servomechanism: servo amplifier. 2. pertaining to or having to do with servomechanisms: servo engineer. 3. noting the action of certain mechanisms, as brakes, that are set in operation by other mechanisms but which themselves augment the force of that action by the way in which they operate. noun, […]
[sur-voh-mek-uh-niz-uh m, sur-voh-mek-] /ˈsɜr voʊˌmɛk əˌnɪz əm, ˌsɜr voʊˈmɛk-/ noun 1. an electronic control system in which a hydraulic, pneumatic, or other type of controlling mechanism is actuated and controlled by a low-energy signal. servomechanism /ˈsɜːvəʊˌmɛkəˌnɪzəm; ˌsɜːvəʊˈmɛk-/ noun 1. a mechanical or electromechanical system for control of the position or speed of an output transducer. […]
noun 1. a motor or the like forming part of a servomechanism. noun 1. any motor that supplies power to a servomechanism
noun 1. a system using a servomechanism.