standover

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

stand +‎ over

Noun[edit]

standover (plural standovers)

  1. the height above ground of the top horizontal tube of the frame of a bicycle; should be less than the height above ground of the rider's groin

Adjective[edit]

standover (not comparable)

  1. using intimidation or threat of force to coerce others into submission or compliance. e.g. "standover tactics" or "standover man".

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