In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
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- The serious aerobic athlete, mountaineer, or alpine skier who doesn't mind wearing something that looks like a cyclometer.
- The cyclometer on my bicycle registered 2921 miles this year.
- At minimum, the average cyclometer's functions include speed, distance, maximum speed, average speed, a clock, and a timer.
- As I am fan of cycling now, I bought a new cyclometer at price of 120 RMB.
- Finally, one day, I gave my front tire a spin to see if the cyclometer still worked.
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