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bicycle +‎ -ism


bicyclism (uncountable)

  1. (dated) The art of riding a bicycle.
    • 1879, The Freemason and Masonic Illustrated
      Here we have the ninth number of the fourth volume of a journal devoted to the great and noble art of Bicyclism. A modern art, unknown utterly to our forefathers, it has sprung into existence with intense velocity []
    • 1882, Ward and Lock's home book (page 1041)
      One result of bicyclism is that many retired nooks and corners of our beautiful island are now more effectually explored than they ever were before; the grass-grown turnpike roads are no longer peopled only by farmers' manure-carts []