Tweel
Tweel \Tweel\, n. & v. See {Twill}. [1913 Webster]

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  • Tweel — Tweel, amalgame de tire (pneu) et de wheel (roue), est un prototype de pneu conçu par Michelin. La base du support interne n’est pas l’air mais des rayons de polyuréthane flexible qui supportent la bande de roulement : le Tweel ne peut donc… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • 'tweel — «tweel», adverb. Scottish. atweel …   Useful english dictionary

  • Tweel — This article is about a tire. For the fictional Martian, see Tweel (A Martian Odyssey). The Tweel tire design The Tweel (a portmanteau of tire and wheel) is an experimental tire design developed by the French tire company Michelin. The tire uses… …   Wikipedia

  • Tweel — Aufbau des Tweel Das Tweel (Kofferwort aus tire, ‚Reifen‘ und wheel, ‚Rad‘) ist eine Innovation des französischen Reifenherstellers Michelin, entwickelt wurde es in den USA von Michelin America Research. Es handelt sich dabei um eine neue… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • tweel — I. ˈtwēl, esp before pause or consonant ēəl Scotland variant of twill II. noun ( s) Etymology: French tuile, literally, tile, alteration of Old French teule, tiule, from Latin tegula m …   Useful english dictionary

  • Tweel (A Martian Odyssey) — Tweel (also referred to as a Tweerl , the exact pronunciation of the word is said to be impossible for humans) is a fictional Extraterrestrial from the planet Mars, featured in two short stories by Stanley G. Weinbaum. The alien was featured in A …   Wikipedia

  • Tweel (disambiguation) — Tweel may refer to:*Tweel (A Martian Odyssey), the creature featured in stanley G. Weibaum s Classic short story, A Martian Odyssey *Tweel, a combination of the Tire and Wheel …   Wikipedia

  • tuille — /tweel/, n. a tasset. [1350 1400; ME toile < MF tuille, var. of teuille < L tegula TILE] * * * …   Universalium

  • A Martian Odyssey — Infobox short story | name = A Martian Odyssey author = Stanley G. Weinbaum country = flag|USA language = English series = Tweel genre = Science fiction short story published in = Wonder Stories publication type = Periodical publisher = Gernsback …   Wikipedia

  • Valley of Dreams — Infobox short story | name = Valley of Dreams author = Stanley G. Weinbaum country = flag|USA language = English series = Tweel genre = science fiction short story published in = Wonder Stories publisher = Gernsback Publications media type =… …   Wikipedia

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