anti-icing

adjective
an·​ti-ic·​ing | \ ˌan-tē-ˈī-siŋ, ˌan-tī- How to pronounce anti-icing (audio) \

Definition of anti-icing

: serving to prevent the accumulation of ice anti-icing fluid The suit alleges that the aircraft's operators … failed to properly use anti-icing equipment.— Abbott Koloff

First Known Use of anti-icing

1937, in the meaning defined above

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“Anti-icing.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/anti-icing. Accessed 15 December 2019.

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