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antilock

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adjective an·ti·lock \ˈan-ˌtē-ˌläk, ˈan-tē-, ˈan-ˌtī-\

Simple Definition of antilock

  • : made to keep the wheels of a vehicle from causing a skid when the vehicle stops suddenly

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of antilock

  1. :  being a braking system designed to keep a vehicle's wheels from locking by electronically controlled pulsed application of the brake for each wheel

Examples of antilock in a sentence

  1. Antilock braking systems give the driver greater control during a sudden stop.



1963

First Known Use of antilock

1963

Rhymes with antilock

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