radial-ply tire

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Noun1.radial-ply tire - pneumatic tire that has radial-ply casingradial-ply tire - pneumatic tire that has radial-ply casing
pneumatic tire, pneumatic tyre - a tire made of reinforced rubber and filled with compressed air; used on motor vehicles and bicycles etc
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In the 1970s, the plant converted to a radial-ply tire plant.
A cross-ply green tire is cylindrical in shape and a radial-ply tire has a pre-cambered form.
The radial-ply tire has widely replaced the bias-ply tire in developed countries, due to its higher cornering properties, greater tread mileage, and better wet grip.(15) It is defined as "a pneumatic tire in which the ply cords which extend to the beads are laid at substantially 90 degrees to the centerline of the tread."(16)