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(ˈsi kloʊ, saɪ-)

n., pl. -clos.
a three-wheeled pedaled or motorized taxi in SE Asia.
[1960–65; < French cyclo(-pousse)=cyclo-, comb. form representing cycle cycle + pousse, appar. short for pousse-pousse jinrikisha (reduplication of pousse, n. derivative of pousser to push)]


a combining form meaning “circle” (cyclometer; cyclotron); “cycle” (cyclothymia); “(of a chemical compound) structured in closed chains” (cyclohexane); “cyclone” (cyclogenesis).
[< Greek kyklo-, comb. form of kýklos circle, ring; c. Skt cakra wheel]
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Eddie is now looking forward to a busy month ahead, as he gears up to take part in the Pedalsport Cyclo cross summer series, continue the White Rose youth league circuit series, and takes part in the Streetbikes community tour and 'Tour de Fujitsu'.
Judy Siers, from West Midlands Cyclo Cross, said: "It has been a fantastic weekend of events and they did so well.
Proud mum Clare said: "He's done track cycling for a couple of years, but this is his first year in cyclo cross, so to do so well in two such major tournaments is brilliant.
GEARED UP: David in action and left, his cycling daughters Hannah (left) and Kate Shaw who are successfully competing in Cyclo Cross events AC160114sist-01.
The session starts with 15 minutes easy riding to warm up, followed by some interval training incorporating cyclo cross skills then 20-30 minutes of sustained riding on a short cyclo cross course.
Johnson, President of Cyclo, said: "I am very optimistic about the future of the orbital polisher with Glas-Aire.
Alan and Vince were third and sixth in Bronte Wheelers' Yorkshire cyclo cross as they started the season in strong form.
In the British Universities Cyclo X championships held at Durham, Bangor University student Ed Roberts finished a fine seventh behind the winner Dave Nichols (Loughborough).
MI Racing elite rider Rick Lister finished an excellent 14th in an international cyclo cross race at Balegem in Flanders and followed it up with an even better performance at St Niklaas where he finished 11th.
Lady riders are Ruth Metcalfe and Chrissy Mckay, with a strong male veterans team from the North Wales Cyclo X group led by Steve Bradbrook, Pete Windsor and Mark Baker.
WARMING up for this weekend's British Universities Cyclo Cross Championships in Scotland, Bangor University''s Ed Roberts followed up his win in round 1 with another victory in round 3 of the Evolution Bikes North Wales Cyclo X league.
CYCLO CROSS: Scoring his second win in two races on the demanding Glynllifon Country Parc course, Ed Roberts was a convincing winner of the opening round in the Revolution Bikes North Wales Cyclo X league.