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1. A substance, such as rock salt or ethylene glycol, used to melt or prevent the formation of ice, as on roads, windshields, or aircraft wings.
2. A device or machine that strews or sprays such substances.
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Noun1.deicer - heater that removes ice or frost (as from a windshield or a refrigerator or the wings of an airplane)
aeroplane, airplane, plane - an aircraft that has a fixed wing and is powered by propellers or jets; "the flight was delayed due to trouble with the airplane"
heater, warmer - device that heats water or supplies warmth to a room
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Deicer and road salt dissolve, but crushed rocks stays put, and crews must return to sweep it up.
Perform a basic analysis of your current deicer usage and costs so you can accurately project the impacts of switching.
If you haven't already heard, mechanics, there's a problem with the windshield deicer module, NSN 2540-01-560-2062, that may be installed on some up-armored HMMWVs.
On April 2, 2009, Conrad and Reone Rupert filed a complaint against Rapid City, South Dakota, alleging that the deicer the city applied to streets next to their property had run off the streets onto their property, killing over forty pine trees and other vegetation.
com)-- An innovative new product designed to solve a common problem related to the operation of a tractor trailer during frigid conditions, Box Trailer Deicer, has been developed by Albert King of Frederick, Maryland.
Lugging a heavy bag of deicer out to the sidewalk is no fun, and it's tough to spread deicer evenly with a shovel or cup.
Using too much deicer around the home has the potential to ruin similar sized areas of your lawn or garden.
Ms Johnson said: "She wanted to know whether I could smell the deicer.
These include: Clear windows and mirrors of ice and snow before setting off and make sure to carry a screen scraper and deicer.
The deicer timer failure light was later deferred in accordance with the operator's minimum equipment list.
Federal Aviation Administration approval of the DNP deicer appears imminent, according to Berglund.
95) from NaturaLawn of America is a deicer that's safer for you and the Earth.