wheelless
adjective see wheel I

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • wheelless — adj. without wheels …   English contemporary dictionary

  • wheelless — wheel·less …   English syllables

  • wheel — wheelless, adj. /hweel, weel/, n. 1. a circular frame or disk arranged to revolve on an axis, as on or in vehicles or machinery. 2. any machine, apparatus, instrument, etc., shaped like this or having a circular frame, disk, or revolving drum as… …   Universalium

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  • wheel — I. noun Usage: often attributive Etymology: Middle English, from Old English hweogol, hwēol; akin to Old Norse hvēl wheel, Greek kyklos circle, wheel, Sanskrit cakra, Latin colere to cultivate, inhabit, Sanskrit carati he moves, wanders Date:… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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