mountain bike
noun Date: 1983 an all-terrain bicycle with wide knobby tires, straight handlebars, and typically 18 to 21 gears • mountain bike intransitive verbmountain biker noun

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • mountain bike — (ingl.; pronunc. [móntan báic]) f. Bicicleta de montaña …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • mountain bike — mountain .bike n ↑tire, ↑lock, ↑spoke, ↑reflector, ↑tyre, ↑pedal, ↑handlebars a strong bicycle with a lot of ↑gears and wide tyres, specially designed for riding up hills and on rough ground …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • mountain bike — mountain ,bike noun count a bicycle with wide tires and a strong frame, designed to be used on rough ground …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

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  • mountain bike — ► NOUN ▪ a sturdy bicycle with broad deep treaded tyres and multiple gears, originally intended for riding on mountainous terrain …   English terms dictionary

  • Mountain bike — This article is about mountain bikes themselves. For the associated activity, see Mountain biking. A full suspension mountain bike A mountain bike or mountain bicycle (abbreviated MTB or ATB (all terrain bicycle)) is a bicycle created for off… …   Wikipedia

  • mountain bike — noun a bicycle with a sturdy frame and fat tires; originally designed for riding in mountainous country • Syn: ↑all terrain bike, ↑off roader • Hypernyms: ↑bicycle, ↑bike, ↑wheel, ↑cycle * * * noun, pl ⋯ bikes [count] …   Useful english dictionary

  • Mountain bike — Vélo tout terrain Le vélo tout terrain, abrégé VTT, ou vélo de montagne (en anglais mountain bike, abrégé MTB), est un vélo destiné à une utilisation sur terrain accidenté, hors des routes goudronnées. Sommaire 1 Historique 2 Le matériel 2.1 Le… …   Wikipédia en Français

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