Try Our Apps
Dictionary.com

follow Dictionary.com

What is the origin of "February"?

pneumatic tyre

noun
1.
a rubber tyre filled with air under pressure, used esp on motor vehicles
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
© William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins
Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
Cite This Source
Examples from the Web for pneumatic tyre
Historical Examples
  • And two hundred people pumped themselves into it, as air is forced into a pneumatic tyre.

  • Hang an empty "inner tube" of a pneumatic tyre over a nail and inflate it, and you will get a good illustration of the principle.

    How it Works Archibald Williams
  • The action of the pneumatic tyre in reducing vibration and increasing the speed of a vehicle is explained by Figs. 166, 167.

    How it Works Archibald Williams
  • When selecting an "outside" take care that you secure one equipped with a pneumatic tyre.

    The Sunny Side of Ireland John O'Mahony and R. Lloyd Praeger

Word of the Day

Word Value for pneumatic

15
20
Scrabble Words With Friends

Nearby words for pneumatic tyre