designed or constructed to prevent the of a vehicle, especially by reducing hydraulic pressure in the brake system to prevent the brakes from locking.
- Anti skidding
a plank, bar, log, or the like, especially one of a pair, on which something heavy may be slid or rolled along. one of a number of such logs or timbers forming a skidway. a low mobile platform on which goods are placed for ease in handling, moving, etc. Compare . a plank, log, low […]
an act or instance of hijacking an aircraft. to (an airliner), especially in order to hold the passengers and plane for ransom or for political reasons. Contemporary Examples The interrogation of the skyjacking theory would start with the choice of airport, and the choice of the flight. The Tripwire on Flight 370 Clive Irving March […]
opposition to . of or relating to antislavery: The antislavery movement in the United States gained momentum in the early 19th century. Contemporary Examples The first two volumes concentrated almost exclusively on the white male leaders of the antislavery campaign. How Blacks Freed Themselves from Slavery Eric Herschthal February 17, 2014 Historical Examples Secondly, I […]
a branch of the Indo-European family of languages, usually divided into East Slavic (Russian, Ukrainian, Byelorussian), West Slavic (Polish, Czech, Slovak, Sorbian), and South Slavic (Old Church Slavonic, Macedonian, Bulgarian, Serbo-Croatian, Slovene). Abbr.: . of or relating to the or their languages. Contemporary Examples She grew up in Tulsa, Oklahoma, majored in Slavic Languages and […]