Anti-Lock Brake System

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Definition: Anti-Lock Brake System


Anti-Lock Brake System

Quick Summary of Anti-Lock Brake System


An anti-lock braking system (ABS) is a safety anti-skid braking system used on aircraft and on land vehicles, such as cars, motorcycles, trucks, and buses. ABS operates by preventing the wheels from locking up during braking, thereby maintaining tractive contact with the road surface.




What is the dictionary definition of Anti-Lock Brake System?

Dictionary Definition


The onboard system controlled by a vehicle’s computer that assists the manual braking system, helping a driver safely stop or slow a vehicle without skidding or losing control.


Synonyms For Anti-Lock Brake System


ABS


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Definition Sources


Definitions for Anti-Lock Brake System are sourced/syndicated and enhanced from:

  • A Dictionary of Economics (Oxford Quick Reference)
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Accounting
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Business & Management

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