Definition of snow chains in English:

snow chains

Syllabification: snow chains


  • A pair or set of meshes of metal chain, fitted around a vehicle’s tires to give extra traction in snow.
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    • A revolutionary new product proven to be more effective than winter tyres or snow chains is now being stocked in Kendal.
    • Travel to Greece and Turkey requires drivers to have vehicles equipped with snow chains in order to be allowed to cross the border.
    • Our vehicle started sliding, so it was time to put snow chains on.

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