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joystick

Pronunciation: /ˈdʒɔɪstɪk/

Translation of joystick in Spanish:

noun/nombre

  • 1.1 [Aviation/Aviación] palanca (feminine) de mando
    Example sentences
    • The joystick allows the winchman to adjust the position of the aircraft in regard to the rescuees.
    • A conventional joystick controls pitch and roll, and the rudder pedals are large and effective.
    • It was a tandem-seated airplane with a control wheel up front and a joystick in the back.
    1.2 [Electronics/Electrónica] [Computing/Informática] mando (masculine), joystick (masculine)
    Example sentences
    • Computer games allow joysticks and controllers to change a point of view in response to player actions.
    • Everyone who has a computer has a keyboard, but not everyone has a joystick or gamepad.
    • I have the option of controlling with keyboard, joystick, mouse, gamepad, or wheel.

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