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motorcycle

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Motor vehicles
motorcyclemo‧tor‧cy‧cle /ˈməʊtəˌsaɪkəl $ -tər-/ ●●○ noun [countable]  motorbike.jpg TTCa fast two-wheeled vehicle with an engine syn motorbikemotorcycling noun [uncountable]motorcyclist noun [countable]
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motorcycleHer solution, however, is different: She bought a motorcycle.On February 11,1988, their eldest child, Nicky, died in a motorcycle accident.He was arrested for alleged possession of drugs while he was riding a motorcycle.Tight shoes A motorcycle with two flat tires.Cars and motorcycles had been confiscated or were rusting away useless for lack of parts.By 2030 there could be a billion, plus another 500 million trucks and motorcycles.Read in studio An investigation has begun into an accident which killed a police motorcycle instructor.Dozens of police motorcycles have been taken off the road in London after routine inspections found them not to be roadworthy.
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