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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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Their newly developed adjustable pedal is an interactive high-tech device that gives drivers the option of moving accelerator and brake pedals fore or aft by as much as three inches.
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vehicles other than the two defects already known -- pedal entrapment and sticking gas pedals.
The recalls centre on fears that a fault in pedals could cause them to stick and cause acceleration without warning.
Because this safety system combines the steering column, knee bolster, and pedals into an integrated safety system," says Dan Crishon, Business Line Executive for Steering Columns and Intermediate Shafts, "it cuts across the functional silos around which most OEM purchasing departments are organized.
I need to get off the gas, press the brake pedal to move the car's weight onto the front tires, then brake harder, push in the clutch, give the accelerator pedal a blip by rolling my brake-pedal foot onto it - the wall is really coming fast, brain says to foot - then downshift and ease the car into a turn.
Intellitouch combines a Digital Wireless link with a Pedal Tuner
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