Definition of felloes in English:


Line breaks: fel¦loes
Pronunciation: /ˈfɛləʊz
(also fellies /ˈfɛliz/)


  • The outer rim of a wheel, to which the spokes are fixed.
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    • On the walls hang all types of patterns, including well over a hundred for different sized wagon wheel felloes.
    • Similarly, the solid top of the felloe stool presented such ‘unforeseen technical difficulties’ that a compromise design with spaced felloes was agreed upon.
    • He believed they were used for planing felloes.


Old English felg (singular); related to Dutch velg and German Felge; of unknown ultimate origin.

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