de-icer


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de-icer

(diːˈaɪsə)
n
1. (Aeronautics) a mechanical or thermal device designed to melt or stop the formation of ice on an aircraft, usually fitted to the aerofoil surfaces. Compare anti-icer
2. (Chemistry) a chemical or other substance used for this purpose, esp an aerosol that can be sprayed on car windscreens to remove ice or frost
Translations

de-icer

[ˈdiːˈaɪsəʳ] N (Aer) → descongelador m (Aut) → descongelante m

de-icer

nEnteiser m; (= spray for cars)Defroster m

de-icer

[ˈdiːˈaɪsəʳ] n (thermal) → sbrinatore m; (chemical) → scongelante m

de-icer

مَاكِينَةُ إِزَالَةِ الثُّلُوج odmrazovač afiser Enteiser αποπαγωτικό descongelador, descongelante jäänsulatin dégivreur odmrzivač sbrinatore 除氷装置 방빙제 ontdooimiddel frostvæske odladzacz anticongelante, descongelador антиобледенитель antifrys สเปรย์ละลายน้ำแข็ง buz çözücü chất phòng băng 去冰器
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This can happen even if the de-icer is not being used because the module is connected to DC power whenever the vehicle is running.