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antiskid

[ an-tee-skid, an-tahy- ]
/ ˌæn tiˈskɪd, ˌæn taɪ- /
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adjective Automotive.
designed or constructed to prevent the skidding of a vehicle, especially by reducing hydraulic pressure in the brake system to prevent the brakes from locking.
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Origin of antiskid

First recorded in 1900–05; anti- + skid
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