Velocipede - French vélocipède, from Latin velox (“swift”) + pes (“foot”)
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Glossary

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Spokes cross from the hub to the rim 2 - 7 times .  Like modern bicycle wheels tangent wheels are lighter,stiffer, and stronger.

Describes a wheel using spokes under tension that bring the wheel or rim into alignment or "true",