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Designed to prevent or inhibit skidding: nonskid tires.
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having a surface designed to prevent or reduce skidding
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resistant to skidding.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.nonskid - designed to reduce or prevent skidding; "nonskid tires"
nonslippery - not slippery; not likely to slip or skid
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[ˈnɒnˈskɪd] nonslip [ˈnɒnˈslɪp] adjantisdrucciolo inv, antisdrucciolevole
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