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snow tire

noun
1.
an automobile tire with a deep tread or protruding studs to give increased traction on snow or ice.
Origin
1940-1945
1940-45
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  • These tires have a tread pattern that is somewhere in between a mud or snow tire and a summer or street tire.
  • Growth in snow tire demand has slowed, reflecting maturity in the market.

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