deice

verb de·ice \ (ˌ)dē-ˈīs \

Definition of deice

transitive verb
: to rid or keep free of ice
  • deice an airplane's wings

deicer

noun

Examples of deice in a Sentence

  1. We watched while they deiced the plane before takeoff.

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First Known Use of deice

1934


DEICE Defined for English Language Learners

deice

verb

Definition of deice for English Language Learners

  • : to remove ice from (something)



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