pedicab
noun Etymology: Latin ped-, pes + English cab Date: 1945 a tricycle with a 2-seat passenger compartment covered by a usually folding top and a separate seat for a driver who pedals

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  • pedicab — [ped′i kab΄] n. [ PEDI + CAB1] a three wheeled passenger vehicle, esp. formerly in SE Asia, which the driver propels by pedaling like a bicycle …   English World dictionary

  • pedicab — /ped i kab /, n. (esp. in Southeast Asia) a three wheeled public conveyance operated by pedals, typically one having a hooded cab for two passengers mounted behind the driver. Also called trishaw. [1945 50; PEDI + CAB1] * * * ▪ vehicle… …   Universalium

  • pedicab — noun A tricycle having a hooded cab to seat paying passengers Syn: cycle rickshaw, velotaxi, trishaw, bike cab, cyclo, becak, rickshaw, tut tuk …   Wiktionary

  • pedicab — pedɪkæb n. pedal operated carriage with three wheels that is used for public transportation …   English contemporary dictionary

  • pedicab — [ pɛdɪkab] noun a small pedal operated vehicle serving as a taxi …   English new terms dictionary

  • pedicab — ped·i·cab …   English syllables

  • pedicab — ped•i•cab [[t]ˈpɛd ɪˌkæb[/t]] n. trs (esp. in Southeast Asia) a three wheeled public conveyance operated by pedals, typically one having a hooded cab for two passengers mounted behind the driver • Etymology: 1945–50 …   From formal English to slang

  • pedicab — /ˈpɛdikæb/ (say pedeekab) noun a three wheeled public conveyance in which the passengers sit at the back and the driver pushes the pedals; trishaw. {pedi 1 + cab} …   Australian English dictionary

  • pedicab — n. a pedal operated rickshaw …   Useful english dictionary

  • Pedicab Driver — Données clés Titre original 群龙 戏 凤 Réalisation Sammo Hung Scénario Sammo Hung Acteurs principaux Sammo Hung Liu Chia liang Max Mok Pays d’origine …   Wikipédia en Français

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