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[an-tee-lok, an-tahy-] /ˌæn tiˈlɒk, ˌæn taɪ-/
noting or pertaining to a type of motor vehicle braking system that electronically monitors and controls each of the wheels during braking to keep them from locking, as in antilock braking system; antilock brakes. Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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  • The technology is the product of an ongoing evolution stemming from antilock brakes.
  • They position the flaps on modern airliners and modulate the power in your car's antilock braking system.
  • The responsive antilock brakes lack the mushiness found in other hybrids, and the continuously variable transmission is smooth.
  • But fuel injection and antilock braking were once exclusive to upscale cars.
  • We equip cars with seat belts, air bags, and antilock brakes.
  • These are the devices that tell our antilock brakes when to unlock.
  • If the booster fails the brakes work, if the antilock brake module fails they still work.
  • Dealers will replace the brake master cylinder reservoir cap and the antilock braking system will be modified.
  • All models come with antilock brakes, electronic stability control and tire pressure warning.
  • Pump non-antilock brakes to prevent locking the wheels.

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