anticling

adjective
an·​ti·​cling | \ ˌan-tē-ˈkliŋ, ˌan-ˌtī- How to pronounce anticling (audio) \

Definition of anticling

: preventing or reducing the tendency of a material to cling an anticling spray anticling fabric

First Known Use of anticling

1938, in the meaning defined above

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“Anticling.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/anticling. Accessed 13 Aug. 2020.

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