[ ped-i-kab ]
/ ˈpɛd ɪˌkæb /
(especially in Southeast Asia) a three-wheeled public conveyance operated by pedals, typically one having a hooded cab for two passengers mounted behind the driver.
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Also called trishaw.
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British Dictionary definitions for pedicab
/ (ˈpɛdɪˌkæb) /
a pedal-operated tricycle, available for hire, with an attached seat for one or two passengers
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