anti-icer

[an-tee-ahy-ser]

noun

a device used to prevent the forming of ice, as on an airplane propeller.
a fluid used in such a device.

Nearby words

  1. anti-globalizer,
  2. anti-hbc,
  3. anti-hbe,
  4. anti-hbs,
  5. anti-hero,
  6. anti-id,
  7. anti-idiotype,
  8. anti-imperialist,
  9. anti-infective,
  10. anti-inflammatory

Origin of anti-icer

First recorded in 1930–35

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British Dictionary definitions for anti-icer

anti-icer

noun

a device fitted to an aircraft to prevent the formation of iceCompare de-icer
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