snow tire

noun

Definition of snow tire

: an automotive tire with a tread designed to give added traction on snow

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First Known Use of snow tire

1943


SNOW TIRE Defined for English Language Learners

snow tire

noun

Definition of snow tire for English Language Learners

  • : a special tire that is used to give a vehicle better control when you are driving on snow and ice


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