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cycling:

see bicycle racingbicycle racing
or cycling,
an internationally popular sport conducted on closed courses or the open road. Track racing takes place at a velodrome, usually a banked 1,093.6 ft (.333 km) oval.
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cycling

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(chemical engineering)
A series of operations in petroleum refining or natural-gas processing in which the steps are repeated periodically in the same sequence.
(control systems)
A periodic change of the controlled variable from one value to another in an automatic control system.
(petroleum engineering)
An operation in which gas flowing from a gas reservoir is passed through a processing plant or separation system, with the gas remaining being returned to the reservoir. Also known as oscillation.
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AERODYNAMIC, SPACE-GRADE SHELL: Protects cyclist and improves airflow over the bike.
Today and tomorrow a man in a fluorescent jacket and armed with the speed gun will be pulling over cyclists and giving them a leaflet on the dangers of speeding.
The following year, 1893, saw the formal establishment of the German Army cyclist troops.
Changes in the bicyclist death rate varied among states as well--Maine had the greatest decrease in cyclist mortality, while Florida experienced one of the smallest decreases.
We are seeing more and more cyclists on Cyprus' roads -- some of them even daring to cycle on the road, rather than the pavement -- which until now has been perceived by many on two wheels as the only safe option.
I stepped out of a small supermarket on Acorn Road only to be dragged back by my wife as a cyclist charged around the corner, and the other day on Jesmond Dene Road at a pedestrian crossing, my wife and I had to move off the crossing as a family of four came across, lined up abreast on cycles.
Department of Transport's figures reveal 344 cyclists and 379 motorcyclists were involved in serious traffic accidents in the area.
The crossing by Canley Fire Station is a roundabout and cyclists have to dismount and share the pavement and crossing with pedestrians.
The Liberal Government is committed to improving the safety of vulnerable road users, including cyclists.
Men cyclists are Naimat Ali, Habibullah, Zeeshan Ali and Mohammad Sajid, while women cyclists are Rajia and Raheela Bano.
The cyclist muttered something, picked himself up and carried on with no apology.
On Sunday, I was quietly enjoying a ride over to Penarth Marina when a cyclist approached me from behind and collided with me, catapulting me off my bike and the path of a car.