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bikeable Line breaks: bike|able
Pronunciation: /ˈbʌɪkəb(ə)l/
(also bikable)

Definition of bikeable in English:


(Of an environment) suitable or safe for cyclists: a bikeable city the priority is to make neighbourhoods more bikeable
More example sentences
  • Particular streets in New York might be redesigned, creating ‘walkable and bikable streets’.
  • Walkable or bikeable connections between houses and schools are cheap and obvious ways to breathe life into a town and reduce auto use.
  • The US Forest Service estimates that there are 700 miles of bikeable trails in this 1,250-square-mile backcountry.

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