anti-crack

adjective
an·​ti-crack | \ ˌan-tē-ˈkrak, ˌan-tī- How to pronounce anti-crack (audio) \

Definition of anti-crack

1 : tending to prevent the formation of cracks : used to treat or reduce cracking anti-crack paint sealants an anti-crack foot cream
2 : opposing or acting to prevent the use, sale, or distribution of crack cocaine anti-crack messages anti-crack laws

First Known Use of anti-crack

1886, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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“Anti-crack.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/anti-crack. Accessed 28 Nov. 2020.

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