deicer deicer

Definition(s):

  • (n) heater that removes ice or frost (as from a windshield or a refrigerator or the wings of an airplane)

Usage(s):

  1. Soviet jet experts faced a serious problem: despite the use of grain alcohol, an old but effective deicer, the windshields of MIG-25 Foxbat interceptors were icing up.
  2. Unaware that he had dented the wing and ripped a deicer, he nonchalantly took off for Nova Scotia.

News

  • Handy Camel makes big bags easier to lug and close

    The Handy Camel is like a chip clip on steroids. The oversize bag clip is 12 inches long, big enough to close bags of garden soil, deicer, charcoal and other bulky items.
    on June 10, 2013     Source: Everett Herald

Quotes

  • "When we finally took off, the plane began to circle," John Beilein told me. "It had not been de-iced. And it had problems with its automatic deicer, so we could not go through any airport where there were clouds."
    on Mar 11, 2009 By: John Beilein Source: Daily Mail - Charleston

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