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bicycle

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A bicycle.

English

Etymology

Often said to be from French, but probably coined from bi- ("two") + Ancient Greek κύκλος (kuklos), circle, wheel) on the pattern of tricycle.

Pronunciation

Noun

Singular
bicycle

Plural
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  1. A vehicle that has two wheels, one behind the other, a steering handle, and a saddle seat or seats and is usually propelled by the action of a rider’s feet upon pedals.
  2. A traveling block used on a cable in skidding logs.
  3. The best possible hand in lowball.

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Verb

Infinitive
to bicycle

Third person singular
bicycl

Simple past
-

Past participle
-

Present participle
es

to bicycle (third-person singular simple present bicycl, present participle es, simple past and past participle -)
  1. To travel or exercise using a bicycle.

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