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toe clip Syllabification: toe clip
Pronunciation: /ˈtō ˌklip/

Definition of toe clip in English:


A clip on a bicycle pedal to prevent the foot from slipping.
Example sentences
  • I was going extremely slowly but couldn't get my shoe out of the toe clip.
  • You also need a higher-than-normal bottom bracket to prevent toe clips from rubbing against the ground, should you choose to use them.
  • Specialized cycling shoes use toe clips or sole cleats to attach the stiff shoes to the pedals; a correct fit can prevent foot and ankle problems.
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