Definition of antifreeze in English:

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antifreeze

Pronunciation: /ˈan(t)ēˌfrēz/

noun

A liquid, typically one based on ethylene glycol, which can be added to water to lower the freezing point, chiefly used in the radiator of a motor vehicle.
Example sentences
  • Ironically, the freezing point of straight antifreeze is lower than antifreeze and water.
  • Are your headlights clean and plenty of water with antifreeze in your washer bottle?
  • Use the time to go get a jug of water or antifreeze.

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Syllabification: an·ti·freeze

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