pneumatic tyre

pneumatic tyre
noun
a tire made of reinforced rubber and filled with compressed air; used on motor vehicles and bicycles etc
Syn: ↑pneumatic tire
Hypernyms: ↑tire, ↑tyre
Hyponyms:
Part Holonyms: ↑car wheel, ↑bicycle wheel
Part Meronyms: ↑casing, ↑inner tube, ↑tread

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