anti–sway bar

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noun an·ti–sway bar \¦an-tī-¦swā-, ¦an-tē-\

Definition of anti–sway bar

  1. :  sway bar 2 A rear anti-sway bar (there was none in front) was mounted transversely … with arms trailing rearward to the links to the rear axle. — Dean Batchelor, Car and Driver, September 1984

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Origin and Etymology of anti–sway bar

1anti- + 1sway


First Known Use: 1953


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