Meaning of STABILIZER in English

( BrE also sta·bil·iser ) / ˈsteɪbəlaɪzə(r); NAmE / noun


a device that keeps sth steady, especially one that stops an aircraft or a ship from rolling to one side


stabilizers [ pl. ] ( BrE ) ( NAmE ˈtraining wheels ) small wheels that are fitted at each side of the back wheel on a child's bicycle to stop it from falling over


( technical ) a chemical that is sometimes added to food or paint to stop the various substances in it from becoming separate

Oxford Advanced Learner's English Dictionary.      Оксфордский английский словарь для изучающик язык на продвинутом уровне.