bicycle bicycle  /ˈbaɪ sɪ kəl/

Definition(s):

  1. (v) ride a bicycle
  2. (n) a wheeled vehicle that has two wheels and is moved by foot pedals

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Usage(s):

  1. To help curb emissions, California cities are opening bicycle commuter hubs that offer amenities ranging from showers to valets.
  2. A new high-tech program for multi-user bicycles could be offered as a solution to high gas prices and environmental issues.
  3. When lots of people use a communal resource like, say, a cheap public bicycle-rental program they tend to abuse it.

News

  1. Gear • Folding bicycle

    What • A bicycle that rides like a regular-sized bicycle but can fold up to be stashed away while not in use.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: St. Louis Post-Dispatch

  2. Car-Bicycle Crash Near Missouri State University

    A man on a bicycle has been taken to the hospital with a head injury after being hit by a car in the alley behind Hardee's on east Elm Street. Police say the bike rider came from behind the wall, the driver did not see him.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: KTTS 94.7

  3. Flying bicycle goes for successful test flight

    A dummy rides the flying bicycle. (Credit: Michal Cizek/AFP/Getty Images) Pigs may not be flying yet, but a bicycle just recently took to the air in a successful test flight. The flying electric bike is the creation of several Czech companies that have been developing a prototype. The proof-of-concept bicycle looks a bit like a regular bike crossed with a giant RC quadcopter. The unusual vehicle ...
    on June 13, 2013     Source: CNET

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Quotes

  1. "They should believe me because people are defined by their principles and how they make their decisions," Landis said. "To me, bicycle racing was rewarding for the pure fact that I was proud of myself when I put the work into it. As long as...
    on May 19, 2007 By: Floyd Landis Source: USA Today

  2. "I can remember Uncle Ian's books being delivered wrapped in brown paper and string by a postman on a bicycle," niece Lucy Fleming said as she stood on the destroyer's gunmetal-gray deck. "The Royal Navy has upped the ante a little."
    on May 27, 2008 By: Lucy Fleming Source: International Herald Tribune

  3. "I happen to think that Pennsylvania is like a 10-speed bicycle," Knoll said on the day she was sworn in in 2003. "We have gears we haven't even tried yet."
    on Nov 12, 2008 By: Catherine Baker Knoll Source: FOXNews

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