Meaning of wire wheel

wire wheel

Pronunciation: (wīr' hwēl", wēl" for 1 wīr' hwēl', wēl' for 2), [key]
  1. a wheellike brush having stiff wire bristles and used esp. for finishing or cleaning metal.
  2. a wheel, as on a sports car, having wire spokes.
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