antilock

adjective an·ti·lock \ ˈan-ˌtē-ˌläk , ˈan-tē- , ˈan-ˌtī- \

Definition of antilock

: being a braking system designed to keep a vehicle's wheels from locking by electronically controlled pulsed application of the brake for each wheel

Examples of antilock in a Sentence

  1. Antilock braking systems give the driver greater control during a sudden stop.

First Known Use of antilock

1963

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Definition of antilock for English Language Learners

  • : made to keep the wheels of a vehicle from causing a skid when the vehicle stops suddenly


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