Meaning of ten-speed

ten-speed

Pronunciation: (ten'spēd"), [key]
— n.
  1. a system of gears having ten forward gear ratios, esp. on a bicycle.
  2. a bicycle having such a system of gears.
—adj.
  1. having ten forward gear ratios.
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