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fel·ly(fĕl′ē) also fel·loe (fĕl′ō)
n. pl. fel·lies also fel·loes
The rim or a section of the rim of a wheel supported by spokes.
[Middle English felie, felwe, from Old English felg.]
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n., pl. -lies.
[Middle English felien (pl.), variant of felwe felloe]
in a fell manner; fiercely; ruthlessly.
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felly, felloe - The felly or felloe is the exterior rim on a wheel or the section of rim supported by a spoke.
See also related terms for supported.
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|Noun||1.||felly - rim (or part of the rim) into which spokes are inserted|
rim - the outer part of a wheel to which the tire is attached
wheel - a simple machine consisting of a circular frame with spokes (or a solid disc) that can rotate on a shaft or axle (as in vehicles or other machines)
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