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run-flat

[ruhn-flat] /ˈrʌnˌflæt/
adjective
1.
(of an automobile tire) constructed so as not to deflate completely after a puncture so that a motorist can still drive the vehicle for some distance.
Origin
1945-1950
1945-50
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