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tubular tire

Syllabification: tu·bu·lar tire

Definition of tubular tire in English:

noun

A completely enclosed tire cemented onto the wheel rim, used on racing bicycles.
Example sentences
  • The requirements of a rim for clincher tires are completely different from those of a rim for tubular tires.
  • Once relegated to those racers who competed on tubular tires, this new breed of all-carbon clinchers promises to provide near - 1000 gram wheelsets to those who prefer the convenience of clincher tires.
  • They specialize in refurbishing tubular tires with new tubes.

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