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"Science and science fiction, how do you even distinguish the two?"
- Jerry Pournelle

Gyrotomic  
  A small gyrostabilized hovercraft.  

And all the time the fellows told me that Ianay had taken it upon himself to privately tutor Rosalie in her gyrotomic-flying.

Which hurt more than anything else!

From Ra For The Rajah, by John Victor Peterson.
Published by Astounding Science Fiction in 1938
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