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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7cm FOOTREST HEIGHT: Max foot rest height--41cm to 48cm MOUNTAIN BIKE WHEEL SIZE: 24 in OVERALL WIDTH: 74cm WEIGHT: 20kg BACK HEIGHT: 37cm (also adjustable forwards or backwards), higher seat backs available on request, no extra cost FOR TRANSPORT: The seat back folds flat and the rear wheel folds underneath the frame--length is reduced from 132cm to 82cm RIDER: Maximum weight 100kg; maximum height 6'4
She had been weighed down by a bike wheel with bricks attached and sections of tree trunk.
The patent-pending bike wheel fastener works by replacing the existing hex-nuts or quick-release skewers around your bicycle wheel - simple and effective.
Only 198 examples of each will be available - the number of cyclists entered in the race - and each will come with Tour de France badging and cycle-friendly features such as waterproof seat covers and bike wheel bags.
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.
It looks as though the one with the bike wheel is in charge because it's his wheel - he is the boss and it looks like they are following him ready to make their own fun and amusement.
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.
Cyclist Sara Reed suffered a broken collarbone and bruising last October when her bike wheel became trapped between tram lines on Princes Street.
David Boyle, who was driving a van behind the pair, said: "I saw the red motorcycle, the rider seemed to be fighting with the machine, trying to hold the bike wheel.
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.
The 27-year-old Spaniard, who won the 2007 and 2009 Tours, finished half a bike wheel behind Andy Schleck on yesterday's 174-kilometre 17th stage from Pau to the Col du Tourmalet to retain an eightsecond advantage.
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.