anti-seize

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Etymology[edit]

anti- +‎ seize

Noun[edit]

anti-seize (countable and uncountable, plural anti-seizes)

  1. A compound used on threads, bolts, gaskets and other mechanical joints to prevent seizing and galling, to improve installation, removal and disassembly, and to prevent corrosion.
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Adjective[edit]

anti-seize (not comparable)

  1. Acting to prevent metal surfaces from binding or seizing.

See also[edit]

  • antiseizure (etymologically similar but idiomatically noninterchangeable)