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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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However, I have not seen any police pedallers for quite some time and wonder what is the disposition of this branch of the police force now?
The police pedallers call in details of close-pass drivers for in-car colleagues who intercept them at designated holding points.
Wales face defending champions Ireland on Sunday and the keen pedallers will make the 200-mile journey in time for the game on behalf of homeless charity Shelter Cymru.
Pedallers will also cycle past a steel band and gospel choir en route.
England's stellar pedallers have become so used to collecting medals these past few years, but their dominance has been well and truly broken in Glasgow.
There was an anger from cycling charity CTC Cymru when the North Shore was rejected as part of the off road National Cycle Route, but in February a Conwy County Council working party agreed to allow pedallers onto the prom for a 12 month trial period.
And the Huddersfield Town pedallers are on their way to raising pounds 250,000.
PEDAL POWER: The adrenaline-fuelled biking resort at Vallnord caters for pedallers of all levels
MICK IVES'S gang of silver pedallers turned in another vintage performance to scoop the top two places in the National Veterans' Road Race Championships.
At 27 Valverde has the scope to improve and, like Vinokourov, he possesses a combative streak that could elevate him above all the relentless but defensive pedallers who form most of the next tier in the betting after the big three - riders like Cadel Evans, Carlos Sastre, Levi Leipheimer and Denis Menchov, who will be thereabouts when the roads go steep uphill but who lack a killer blow.
Police pedallers call in details of close-pass drivers for colleagues in cars, who intercept them at designated holding points.
And, speaking after meeting the exhausted Cardiff to Paris pedallers, four-cap international Owen told WalesOnline: "I am amazed at all the effort they went to raising money for me.