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
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References in periodicals archive ?
"I'm really excited to see how the Olympics unifies the country, especially with the addition of new sports and especially with the addition of BMX freestyle and skateboarding," she said.
WITH the introduction of an International Cycling Union (UCI) World Cup, inclusion in the UCI Urban Cycling World Championships and a year out from its Summer Olympics debut, BMX Freestyle is on the up and up.
The new sports, complemented by new events and competition formats -- including BMX freestyle, kiteboarding, futsal and beach handball -- highlight one of the Youth Olympics' secondary roles: As an experimental event for the Olympics proper.
The world's best young athletes between the ages of 15 to 18 will be in the Argentinian capital for an event that will feature new sports (breaking, sport climbing, roller sports and karate), and many new disciplines and events such as BMX freestyle, kiteboarding, beach handball, futsal and acrobatic gymnastics, reflecting the passions of the 'Game Changers', a new generation of athletes and fans.
This YOG has been labeled as "Changing the Game," with the inclusion of new sports like roller-sports, BMX freestyle, sport-climbing, beach handball and kiteboarding.
Schoolchildren from across Japan will vote on the winner by the end of February and Coates said the new sports approved for Tokyo 2020 -- including skateboarding, sports climbing, and BMX freestyle cycling -- would bring some street cred to the Games.
Just depends how much time I'll have to spend with yo" BMX freestyle has also been added to the Olympic event schedule.
Just depends how much time I'll have to spend with yo" BMX freestyle was also added to the Olympic event schedule.
The month long fete that concludes on February 1 features a unique selection of entertainment offerings ranging from performances by a music duo to BMX freestyle routines.
As well as the return of the points race, the UCI also proposed including a BMX freestyle event and a mountain bike eliminator, but none will be on the programme in Rio.
There is everything to see from monster trucks to back-flipping motocross, BMX freestyle riders, cars on two wheels and drifting.