antilock brake

noun

a brake fitted to some road vehicles that prevents skidding and improves control by sensing and compensating for overbrakingAlso called: ABS brake

Nearby words

  1. antilithic,
  2. antilles,
  3. antilles current,
  4. antilochus,
  5. antilock,
  6. antilog,
  7. antilogarithm,
  8. antilogism,
  9. antilogy,
  10. antilymphocyte serum

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