ten-speed

noun
\ ˈten-ˌspēd How to pronounce ten-speed (audio) \

Definition of ten-speed

: a bicycle with 10 gear combinations

First Known Use of ten-speed

1971, in the meaning defined above

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“Ten-speed.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/ten-speed. Accessed 22 Sep. 2020.

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