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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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Designed to work with Shimano DURA-ACE crank sets, the most popular aftermarket cranks on the market, the SGY-PM900 pedaling monitor can measure the user's left and right pedaling forces and provide detailed statistics of power, cadence and efficiency.
Chart 1 (below) is a measure-by-measure comparison of all of the above suggested pedaling (measure numbers given are inclusive).
Spending just 30 minutes pedaling a bike at a leisurely pace can burn between 140 to 380 calories and, for every mile pedaled rather than driven, nearly one pound of carbon dioxide (CO2) (0.
While pedaling around Avalon, you'll only have to be wary of the occasional manic golf-cart driver.
They get about 20 miles per charge without pedaling, and the no-maintenance batteries can be charged 375 times, the equivalent of 7,500 miles.
Riding--For maximum efficiency and less stress on your knees, maintain a steady pedaling rate (cadence).
After presenting some exercises aimed at sensitizing the foot and ears to at least eight such levels, Faricy explores in a series of brief lessons the various ways in which the damper pedal can be used, including syncopated, simultaneous, gradual, long, flutter and legatissimo pedaling.
But she's still pedaling, heading southward through France.
Riders travel from San Antonio to Corpus Christi, beginning the tour by pedaling out of Brooks Air Force Base in San Antonio at 8:00 a.
Using specific examples from Anton Rubinstein recitals of 1885-1886 as its point of departure, the Guide offers readers a nuts-and-bolts approach to the "new" pedaling concepts from 1886.
But Timothy, who kept on pedaling, wrote in a letter to the Daily News that the route out of Paris - which she had envisioned as a blissful trek - ``was occupied with a fight to not end up a roadkill statistic, (not to) have my fingers freeze off and to keep from drowning.
The system has a multi-speed controller and can regenerate power into the battery while coasting, braking or pedaling with the system off.