bicycle taxi

variants: or less commonly bicycle cab

Definition of bicycle taxi

: a light, usually covered, 3-wheeled vehicle that is propelled by a cyclist and used like a taxicab to transport customers As the bicycle taxi jingled off into traffic Slater Brown smoothed his suit and stepped inside.— Rodes Fishburne, Going to See the Elephant, 2011

First Known Use of bicycle taxi

1934, in the meaning defined above

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“Bicycle taxi.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 28 Sep. 2022.

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