Definitions

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  • n. A handcycle.

Etymologies

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hand +‎ bike (despite the fact that most handcycles resemble tricycles, not bicycles).

Examples

  • Although I'm struggling to accept the disadvantages of riding on a handbike, I know that with the same patience and persistence that got me through my other challenges, will get me to Annapolis.

    Katie Spotz: Ride4Water Off to a Rocky Start

  • I was a strong rider on my road bike but there is no reason I can't be that on a handbike, too.

    Katie Spotz: Ride4Water Off to a Rocky Start

  • I'm torn between being excited to be a part of this in the only way I know how by handbike and feeling like I'm sitting on the sidelines and watching a dream I've played over and over in my mind.

    Katie Spotz: Ride4Water Off to a Rocky Start

  • Former Formula One driver Alex Zanardi followed up his win at the Rome Marathon with another victory in the handbike race.

    Brownsville Herald :

  • Jane Sowerby will complete the 70 mile challenge on a handbike

    BBC Beds Herts Bucks | Beds Herts Bucks

  • Competing "was such a passion," she told The Associated Press from her apartment, filled with Paralympic medals and mementos, weight machines and her idle handbike and wheelchair.

    Kansas City Star: Front Page

  • Predictably, Brick takes a commanding lead and shows no signs of letting up as he aces the handbike!

    Reality TV Magazine

  • The tightrope proves simple for both of the ladies, but De loses it on the handbike and falls into the ball pit below.

    Reality TV Magazine

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