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Meaning of “mountain bike” in the English Dictionary

(Definition of mountain bike from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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mountain bikenoun [C]

 us   /ˈmɑʊn·tən ˌbɑɪk/
a ​bicycle with ​thicktires that is made for ​riding on ​hills and ​roughground
(Definition of mountain bike from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “mountain bike”
in Arabic دَرّاجة الجِبال…
in Korean 산악용 자전거…
in Portuguese mountain bike…
in Catalan bicicleta de muntanya…
in Japanese マウンテンバイク…
in Chinese (Simplified) 山地(自行)车…
in Turkish dağ bisikleti…
in Russian горный велосипед…
in Chinese (Traditional) 越野自行車,山地(自行)車…
in Italian mountain bike…
in Polish rower górski…
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