bicycle wheel

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Noun1.bicycle wheel - the wheel of a bicyclebicycle wheel - the wheel of a bicycle    
bicycle, bike, cycle, wheel - a wheeled vehicle that has two wheels and is moved by foot pedals
pneumatic tire, pneumatic tyre - a tire made of reinforced rubber and filled with compressed air; used on motor vehicles and bicycles etc
spoke, wheel spoke, radius - support consisting of a radial member of a wheel joining the hub to the rim
wheel - a simple machine consisting of a circular frame with spokes (or a solid disc) that can rotate on a shaft or axle (as in vehicles or other machines)
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In June this year, Zhi Min Soh died after being hit by a bus when her bike wheel got stuck in a city tram line.
They included his perpetual motion machine, which takes the form of a bike wheel that has spun endlessly with no apparent source of energy.
They included his 'Perpetual Motion Machine' which takes the form of a bike wheel which has spun endlessly with no apparent source of energy.
If there is nothing to chain a bike to, then putting a good quality lock through either bike wheel can also help make it less attractive.
Inspired by urban sports, the design of the new watch is modeled after a bike wheel.
Bike wheel rims are used as fencing and for tables too.
Only 198 of each will be available - the number of cyclists in the race - and each will come with Tour badging and cycle-friendly features such as waterproof seat covers and bike wheel bags.
The device, called the Copenhagen Wheel, is installed as part of a rear hub of a bike wheel and is packed with a proprietary computer, batteries and sensors that monitor how hard a rider is pedaling and activate an onboard motor whenever support is needed.
But before I could the driver lurched his car forward forcing my bike wheel and almost my leg under the front of his car," he said.
Oh, well, I didn't order anything, some kind of administrative error," I said feebly, knowing full well I'd already used that earlier in the week, when a new bike wheel had arrived.
In this week's Wembley show, Hammond found that the iconic arch was raised using a jacking principle akin to that used by rock climbers to rope themselves up cliff' faces, and that the arch holds the roof in tension with cables like the spokes of a bike wheel.
Halfords objected to a leaflet advertising leather cycling gloves and a pack of eight bike wheel reflectors for sale at the supermarket.