car wheel


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Noun1.Car wheel - a wheel that has a tire and rim and hubcapcar wheel - a wheel that has a tire and rim and hubcap; used to propel the car
fifth wheel, spare - an extra car wheel and tire for a four-wheel vehicle
hub - the central part of a car wheel (or fan or propeller etc) through which the shaft or axle passes
hubcap - cap that fits over the hub of a wheel
automotive vehicle, motor vehicle - a self-propelled wheeled vehicle that does not run on rails
pneumatic tire, pneumatic tyre - a tire made of reinforced rubber and filled with compressed air; used on motor vehicles and bicycles etc
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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I gasp out aloud wondering if I hit another car, or have been hit by another car, every time my car wheel goes over this manhole.
A CAR wheel was ripped from a vehicle in a two-car pile-up that closed a Birmingham road in a spectacular rush-hour collision.
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The snake was slithering by Mads's right car wheel, but she finally managed to get into her car without getting bitten.
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At the recent Fakuma show in Germany, BASF AG showed off what it says is the first all-plastic car wheel that's ready for high-volume production.
Council leader Arnold Woolley, whose Buckley ward includes Lyme Grove, said incidents have included: residents shouting obscene remarks at neighbours, car wheel nuts loosened under cover of darkness, numerous incidents of criminal damage, rowing in the street and malicious damage to property.
BBC presenters had to be watched over by two first-aiders as they changed a car wheel, a spokeswoman confirmed yesterday.
A MAJOR blaze which ripped through a car wheel and exhaust depot is being probed by fire experts today.
Among the cited cases was a hedgehog whose head was stuck in a discarded can, a fox whose head was trapped in a car wheel, a swan poisoned by lead fishing weights with a hook piercing its neck, and a duck whose foot had been chopped off by fishing line.
Early in 1990s service life of the railway car wheel pairs reduced to 4--5 years because of high intensity of wear of flanges and the need to reduce rim thickness when renovating profile of the wheels [2].