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English definition of “flat tyre”

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flat tyre

noun [C usually singular] uk UK ( US flat tire)   ( mainly US informal also flat) us  
a tyre that does not have any or enough air in it
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Translations of “flat tyre”
in Korean 바람이 빠진 타이어…
in Arabic إطار خالٍ مِن الهَواء…
in Portuguese pneu furado…
in Catalan pneumàtic desinflat…
in Japanese 空気の抜けたタイヤ…
in Italian gomma a terra…
in Chinese (Traditional) 癟胎…
in Chinese (Simplified) 瘪胎…
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