antifriction

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adjective an·ti·fric·tion \ˌan-tē-ˈfrik-shən, ˌan-tī-\

Definition of antifriction

  1. :  reducing friction; specifically :  having rolling contact instead of sliding contact antifriction ball bearings

1806

First Known Use of antifriction

1806


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