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pedal

 [ped´'l]
pertaining to the foot or feet.

ped·al

(ped'ăl), Avoid the mispronunciation pē'dal. Avoid the redundant phrase foot pedal.
Relating to the feet, or to any structure called pes.
[L. pedalis, fr. pes (ped-), a foot]

pedal

/ped·al/ (ped´'l) pertaining to the foot or feet.

pedal

(pĕd′l)
adj.
(also pēd′l) Of or relating to a foot or footlike part: the pedal extremities.

ped′al·er, ped′al·ler n.

pedal

[ped′əl]
Etymology: L, pes, foot
pertaining to the foot.

ped·al

(ped'ăl)
Relating to the feet, or to any structure called pes.
[L. pedalis, fr. pes (ped-), a foot]

pedal

of or relating to the foot, particularly those of molluscs.

pedal (pēˑ·dl),

adj pertaining to the foot.

pedal

pertaining to the foot or feet.

pedal arthritis
seen most often in cattle with septic arthritis of the distal interphalangeal joint.
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Septic pedal interphalangeal arthritis. By permission from Blowey RW, Weaver AD, Diseases and Disorders of Cattle, Mosby, 1997
pedal bone
the distal phalanx of ungulates, especially the horse.
pedal bone rotation
causing penetration of the sole of the horse's foot; a characteristic of severe laminitis.
pedal fracture
fractures of the pedal bone occur most commonly in horses. They may involve a wing or extensor process. They are usually transverse in cattle.
pedal osteitis
a rarefying osteitis of the pedal bone in the foot of the horse. Causes local pain and lameness.
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the same circumference) provided conditions in which the same mechanical work was performed per pedal revolution even if the shapes differed.
Bosch said extra fuel savings are possible when the pedal is used with stop-start coasting, and estimates that the engine could be stopped in this way on 30% of all journeys.
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Pedal Party NW plans to follow this model, but Tom Lawson said he can also work with clients to create custom tours.
Anne Glass already works on a number of voluntary projects, and was initially keen to be trained as a Play on Pedals instructor, but has done much more to develop cycling in Drumchapel in the last five months.
Ben Merry, programme development officer at Sustrans, who are behind this year's event, said: "The Big Pedal proves that when cycling and scooting is part of the daily routine, it can play a vital role in improving the health and wellbeing of our children.
Lateral rims on the pedal sole that do not participate in locomotory forces border the central part.
While the portable Pedal Genny generator comes with an optional seat and is intended to generate power for one function at a time.