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English definition of “anti-lock”

anti-lock

adjective [before noun]     /ˌæn.tiˈlɒk/ US  /-t̬iˈlɑːk/
used to describe a type of brake that prevents the uncontrolled sliding of a vehicle by reducing the effects of braking suddenlyThe engine and engine partsEngines and motors
(Definition of anti-lock adjective from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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