trike


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trike

 (trīk)
n. Informal
1. A tricycle.
2. A three-wheeled motorcycle.

trike

(traɪk)
n
1. short for tricycle
2. (Elements & Compounds) short for trichloroethylene
3. (Aeronautics) a microlight aircraft with three fixed wheels for landing and take-off
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.trike - a vehicle with three wheels that is moved by foot pedalstrike - a vehicle with three wheels that is moved by foot pedals
cycle rickshaw, pedicab - a tricycle (usually propelled by pedalling); used in the Orient for transporting passengers for hire; "boys who once pulled rickshaws now pedal pedicabs"
wheeled vehicle - a vehicle that moves on wheels and usually has a container for transporting things or people; "the oldest known wheeled vehicles were found in Sumer and Syria and date from around 3500 BC"
Translations

trike

[traɪk] Ntriciclo m

trike

[ˈtraɪk] ntricycle m

trike

[traɪk] n (fam) → triciclo
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New Street Glide Trike is a hot-rod on three wheels.
One trike travels by river, documenting the journey, while a second is ridden, or pushed if necessary, through riverside communities.
Western is participating in the Google Maps Street View Partner Program, which includes use of the trike to photograph pedestrian-only public areas of campus.
It features an attachment to connect the trike to his parents' bikes so Thomas can enjoy the journey when he gets tired.
But he learned to walk on short, practice prosthetic legs and now straps his full-length ones to the pedals of the pounds 2,000 custom-built trike.
Trikes have already been used in Rome to take pictures of the Trevi Fountain and other landmarks that cannot normally be reached by car.
But teachers have banned him from using his trike as recommended by the doctors.
Kelsey, from Welshpool, was given her pounds 784 trike just in time for her fifth birthday last Wednesday.
We had a little run where we were doing a few proms with people turning up on the trike instead of limos,' he said, 'So many limos these days tend to look a bit old hat.
2 -- color) This is a detail shot of the side gas tank that doubles as a spoiler on the trike boasts its name.
I sat down on the trike and it just felt like second nature.
The trike was bought from a pounds 30,000 Beckham donation.