three-speed

[ three-speed ]

noun
  1. a system of gears having three forward gear ratios, especially on a bicycle.

  2. a bicycle having such a system of gears.

adjective
  1. having three forward gear ratios.

Origin of three-speed

1
First recorded in 1890–95

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