Why is a spoiler called so ?

spoiler is used to reduce air drag in vehiles but why is it called a SPOILER..it does not spoil the running of the vehicle nor does it give the automobile a bad look

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  • 1 decade ago
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    A spoiler is an automotive aerodynamic device whose intended design function is to 'spoil' unfavorable air movement across a body of a vehicle in motion

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