antiskid

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From anti- +‎ skid.

Adjective[edit]

antiskid (not comparable)

  1. (of a surface) Designed to increase friction, and thereby reduce the possibility of skid.
  2. (of a brake system) Designed to maintain traction on a slippery surface.

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Noun[edit]

antiskid (uncountable)

  1. (aviation) Antiskid braking.
    To help keep from using up the limited pressure stored by the brake accumulator, antiskid is not available with both engines out.