Word forms: (regular plural) bias ply tires
(Automotive engineering: Vehicle components, Brakes, steering, wheels, tires, and suspension) A bias ply tire is a tire constructed on a base of diagonally laid layers of fabric. ▶ tire
⇒ A small bias ply tire can carry more weight than a radial tire of similar size. ⇒ The bias ply tires have plies running at 45 degrees to the center line of the tread, alternating in
direction with each layer. ⇒ Classic cars often have bias ply tires, which were common before radial tires were invented.
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