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penny-farthing

noun [C] uk   /ˌpen.iˈfɑː.ðɪŋ/  us   /-ˈfɑːr-/
a type of bicycle used in the past that had a very large front wheel and a small back wheel
Translations of “penny-farthing”
in Chinese (Traditional) (前輪大後輪小的)老式自行車…
in Chinese (Simplified) (前轮大后轮小的)老式自行车…
(Definition of penny-farthing from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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