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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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She describes a particularly effective display in which the generator load can be switched between a compact fluorescent light bulb, which is easy to light up by pedaling, and an incandescent bulb, which takes more effort to light because of its greater energy consumption.
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.
Our guides noted that travelers desirous of easier pedaling might want to look into the tour of Martha's Vineyard and Nantucket Island in Massachusetts, which is a bit flatter (rated 1-A/B).
Pedaling in Debussy's works is problematic since, according to Hinson, Debussy left fewer than 20 pedal indications in his entire piano music.
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.
Ganz's approaches to ornamentation and pedaling are the most salient features of this edition, providing a wonderful teaching opportunity that enables students to arrive at their own informed decisions.
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.
This one-hour presentation is an informative survey that covers many aspects of the impressionistic period and incorporates specific pieces from the anthology to demonstrate pedaling techniques and the proper approach to playing pianissimo.
Handlebars that are too high can cause you to sit up too straight, causing too much downward pressure on the pedals rather than pedaling with a circular motion.
But she's still pedaling, heading southward through France.
The composer provides clear indications for dynamics, pedaling and phrasing.
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.