mountain biking


: the sport or activity of riding a mountain bike (a type of bicycle that has a strong frame, thick tires, and straight handlebars and that is used for riding over rough ground)

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“Mountain biking.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 20 Apr. 2024.

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