antiskid

[an-tee-skid, an-tahy-]

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.

Nearby words

  1. antisexist,
  2. antishake ,
  3. antisialagogue,
  4. antisialic,
  5. antiskating,
  6. antislavery,
  7. antismog,
  8. antismoking,
  9. antisocial,
  10. antisocial personality

Origin of antiskid

First recorded in 1900–05; anti- + skid

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