Meaning of demist in English:


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[with object]British
  • Clear condensation from (a vehicle's windscreen)

    as adjective demisting ‘the cabin should be fitted with demisting equipment’
    • ‘Its problem is that the heater system is inadequate to demist the front windscreen.’
    • ‘‘We had to provide equipment to demist it, otherwise you'd only have seen them through Scotch mist,’ Masters said.’
    • ‘All the windows on the car are glass (including the rear) and they all feature ‘invisible’ heating elements to promote rapid demisting and defrosting.’
    • ‘Why does my car's ventilation system demist the windscreen more quickly when I turn on the air cooling?’



/ˌdiːˈmɪst/ /dɪˈmɪst/