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fly-by-wire

n
(Aeronautics) aircraft control through systems operated by electronic circuits rather than mechanical rods. Abbreviation: FBW
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014

fly′-by-wire′



adj.
(of an aircraft or spacecraft) actuated entirely by electronic controls.
[1970–75]
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