bias-ply tire

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bi·​as-ply tire | \ ˈbī-əs-ˌplī- How to pronounce bias-ply tire (audio) \

Definition of bias-ply tire

: a pneumatic tire having crossed plies of cords set diagonally to the center line of the tread

First Known Use of bias-ply tire

1965, in the meaning defined above

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“Bias-ply tire.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/bias-ply%20tire. Accessed 5 Dec. 2020.

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