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 (ăn′tē-stăt′ĭk, ăn′tī-) also an·ti·stat (-stăt′)
Preventing or inhibiting the buildup of static electricity.

an′ti·stat′ic, an′ti·stat′ n.
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a substance that prevents or reduces the accumulation of static electricity
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(ˈæn tɪˌstæt)

an antistatic agent.
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