treadwheel

noun

Definition of treadwheel

: a wheel turned by a person or animal by treading, climbing, or pushing with the feet upon its periphery or face — compare treadmill sense 1

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History and Etymology for treadwheel

tread entry 1 + wheel

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“Treadwheel.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/treadwheel. Accessed 27 Oct. 2021.

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