antiskid

[an-tee-skid, an-tahy-]
adjective Automotive.
designed or constructed to prevent the skidding of a vehicle, especially by reducing hydraulic pressure in the brake system to prevent the brakes from locking.

Origin:
1900–05; anti- + skid

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He then applied the brakes for a fourth time and felt the antiskid system engage.
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