BMX

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BMX

 (bē′ĕm′ĕks′)
n.
1. A bicycle race on a dirt track with steep hills and sharp curves.
2. A bicycle with a stout frame, knobby tires, and usually 20-inch wheels, used for racing on such a track and for performing tricks.

[Abbreviation and respelling of bicycle motocross using the letter X to represent the word cross.]
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BMX

abbreviation for
1. bicycle motocross; stunt riding on rough ground or over an obstacle course on a bicycle
2. a bicycle designed for bicycle motocross
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BMX

bicycle motocross.
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Translations

BMX

A. N ABBR =bicycle motocrossciclocross m
B. CPD BMX bike Nbicicleta f de ciclocross
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005

BMX

[ˌbiːɛmˈɛks] n abbr (=bicycle motocross) → BMX m
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

BMX

abbr of bicycle motocross (= sport)BMX-Radsport m, → BMX-biking nt; (= bicycle)BMX-Rad nt
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BMX

[ˌbiːɛmˈɛks] n abbr =bicycle motorcrossciclocross m inv
BMX bike → mountain bike f inv per cross, BMX f inv
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995
References in periodicals archive ?
All types of bikes are being sought, including mountain bikes, road bikes, hybrids and BMX bikes, as long as the frame is not cracked, dented or snapped in two.
He wants to get kids away from screens and outside riding BMX bikes.
Located near the new children's play area, the track is full of ramps, twists and turns, and is suitable for BMX bikes, mountain bikes, scooters and skateboards.
If you love bikes, especially BMX bikes, then you will shoot right out of your seat when you find out that three professional BMX riders, who are part of the Eeclat pro BMX team, will be here to meet and greet all you fans tomorrow at Micromania (who were the first to introduce BMX to Cyprus) in Limassol.
At age 11, Donovan began racing BMX bikes. After eight years of BMX racing, Donovan tried out mountain biking and by her second race, she was hooked.
All (including the leaders) were shattered by the end of it - two of the Scouts even completed the ride on single-gear BMX bikes.
POLICE in Coventry are searching for the owners of two BMX bikes that were stolen in the city centre.
Members of Nether ton Tenants' and Residents' Association (NTRA) are raffling off two large white BMX bikes to buy a highly specialised one worth around pounds 800 for Pcso John Arey who patrols their patch which includes Crosland Moor, Netherton and Thornton Lodge.
POLICE in County Durham are investigating an attempted robbery on a young man by two assailants on BMX bikes at around 6pm on Saturday.
Summary: New Yorkers have been wowed by BMX bikes and skateboards flying over their heads.
"A lot of the boys ride their BMX bikes when they aren't riding speedway and a lot of them ride motorcross, which can also be dangerous."
But two youths who been on BMX bikes on Bolckow Road, stalked him, chased him across the central reservation of the A66 before they cornered him on the central reservation.