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(Automotive Engineering) (of a motor tyre) having the fabric cords in the outer casing running radially to enable the sidewalls to be flexible. Compare cross-ply
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|Adj.||1.||radial-ply - of or relating to automobile tires that have a strip under the tread and relatively little stiffening in the sidewalls; "radial-ply tires"|
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