Meaning of PEDAL in English


adj a pedal curve or surface.

2. pedal ·adj of or pertaining to a pedal; having pedals.

3. pedal ·adj of or pertaining to the foot, or to feet, literally or figuratively; specifically (zool.), pertaining to the foot of a mollusk; as, the pedal ganglion.

4. pedal ·adj a lever or key acted on by the foot, as in the pianoforte to raise the dampers, or in the organ to open and close certain pipes; a treadle, as in a lathe or a bicycle.

Webster English vocab.      Английский словарь Webster.