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rick·sha

or rick·shaw  (rĭk′shô)
n.
A jinriksha.

[Short for jinriksha.]
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rickshaw

(ˈrɪkʃɔː) or

ricksha

n
1. Also called: jinrikisha a small two-wheeled passenger vehicle drawn by one or two men, used in parts of Asia
2. Also called: trishaw a similar vehicle with three wheels, propelled by a man pedalling as on a tricycle
[C19: shortened from jinrikisha]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.rickshaw - a small two-wheeled cart for one passengerrickshaw - a small two-wheeled cart for one passenger; pulled by one person
cart - a heavy open wagon usually having two wheels and drawn by an animal
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Translations
مَرْكَبَةٌ خَفيفَةٌ بِعَجَلَتَين
rikša
rickshaw
riksa
tvíhjóla léttikera
rikša
rikša

rickshaw

[ˈrɪkʃɔː] npousse m inv, pousse-pousse m inv
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

rickshaw

nRikscha f
Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007

rickshaw

[ˈrɪkʃɔː] nrisciò m inv
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995

rickshaw

(ˈrikʃoː) noun
in Japan etc, a small two-wheeled carriage pulled by a man.
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References in periodicals archive ?
The news circulating about imposition of tax on Motorcycle and Auto Riksha by FBR
The news circulating about imposition of tax on Motorcycle and Auto Riksha by FBR is baseless and false and FBR strongly refutes this baseless news.
In a statement issued on Thursday, no change or increase in tax has been levied on motor vehicles under section 231B and 234 of Income Tax Ordinance-2001 and the news circulating about imposition of tax on Motorcycle and Auto Riksha by FBR is baseless and false.
In an email message to users on Sunday, Careem has said that it is revising rates customers will have to pay on different car ride types, i.e., Riksha, GO mini, GO, GO+, and Business.
According to the reports, a speeding riksha fell down into Shakh due to its over speed near Khudabad at Indus Highway and as a result, a youth identified as Aijaz Panhwar was killed on the spot, while four other persons namely, Farooq Leghari, Mohammad Urs Panhwra and others sustained critical injuries.
CPO Rawalpindi, Israr Ahmed Abbasi informed that 320 culprits had been arrested by registering 262 cases against them besides confiscating 1,10,000 kites, 3900 strings and booked 6 suzuki vans, 12 motor cycles, one Autho Riksha, 8 sound speakers, one deck, 2 sound systems and 2 pistols.
DI Khan, June 30 -- A women was killed while two others including a child sustained serious injuries when an over speeding car met a head on collision with an Auto Riksha here on Tuesday morning.
He said the man, a riksha puller, noticed his stomach growing larger, but believed the increase in size was caused by water retention.
When they reached near Sitara Colony Phatak on College Road, her Dupatta entangled in the wheels and she fell down from the riksha.
According to the reports, a speeding passenger coach hit a riksha at Bypass and as a result, a youth identified as Abdul Malik Chachar was killed on the spot.