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(Automotive Engineering) a rubber tyre filled with air under pressure, used esp on motor vehicles
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|Noun||1.||pneumatic tyre - a tire made of reinforced rubber and filled with compressed air; used on motor vehicles and bicycles etc|
bicycle wheel - the wheel of a bicycle
car wheel - a wheel that has a tire and rim and hubcap; used to propel the car
casing - the outermost covering of a pneumatic tire
inner tube - an inflatable rubber tube that fits inside the casing of a pneumatic tire
snow tire - an automobile pneumatic tire with deep tread to give traction in snow
tire, tyre - hoop that covers a wheel; "automobile tires are usually made of rubber and filled with compressed air"
tread - the grooved surface of a pneumatic tire
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