adjective an·ti–vi·bra·tion \¦an-vī-¦brā-shən, ¦an-tē-\
variants: less commonly


Definition of anti–vibration

  1. :  designed to prevent, resist, or offer protection against vibration Wearing anti-vibration gloves to use one of her three chain saws, Lundberg cuts the log into cross-sections and then analyzes the growth patterns, grain and character. — Elena Kadvany, San Francisco Chronicle, 29 July 2012 Some central air-conditioner manufacturers offer kits to reduce the air conditioner noise. If the sound seems to be vibrations or a hum from the base, mount it on antivibration pads available from your cooling contractor. — James Dulley, Bangor (Maine) Daily News, 5 Aug. 1997

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Origin and Etymology of anti–vibration

1anti- + vibration

First Known Use: 1886

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