Definition of Inner tube

1. Noun. An inflatable rubber tube that fits inside the casing of a pneumatic tire.

Group relationships: Pneumatic Tire, Pneumatic Tyre
Generic synonyms: Tube, Tubing

Definition of Inner tube

1. Noun. An inflatable rubber tube inserted into the casing of a pneumatic tyre / tire ¹

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Inner Tube

inner ear
inner ears
inner malleolus
inner membrane
inner peace
inner planet
inner planets
inner product
inner products
inner regular
inner resources
inner salt
inner sheath
inner strength
inner table of skull
inner tube (current term)
inner tubes
inner workings
innermost intercostal muscle

Literary usage of Inner tube

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Dyke's Automobile and Gasoline Engine Encyclopedia by Andrew Lee Dyke (1920)
"inner tube inner tubes used on automobile pneumatic tires are of the endless type. ... fThe inner tube valve-stem is the part shown in fig. 6, page 650. ..."

2. Proceedings of the United States Naval Institute by United States Naval Institute (1899)
"The apparatus consists of two principal parts, the inner tube and the outer tube. The inner tube is made in two parts, the shield or spoon, and the rear end ..."

3. Pagan Races of the Malay Peninsula by Walter William Skeat, Charles Otto Blagden (1906)
"inner tube of blowpipe : В 27. 28. Joint of outer case of blowpipe : J 7. Longer part of inner tube of blowpipe : M 20. Mouthpiece of blowpipe : P 223. ..."

4. Journal of the American Chemical Society by American Chemical Society (1879)
"coated with tinfoil, and the outside of the inner tube with the same, the length covered by the tinfoil being 900 mm, and the annular space between the ..."

5. The American Journal of Psychology by Granville Stanley Hall, Edward Bradford Titchener (1899)
"It melts rapidly, and solidifies almost instantly when the outer mould is plunged into ice water, but tends to stick to the inner tube, and to come out with ..."

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