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n. - Set of small hoops used to add fullness over the hips; A large basket (usually one of a pair) carried by a beast of burden or on by a person; Either of a pair of bags or boxes hung over the rear wheel of a vehicle (as a bicycle).

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  • Would 100l of fuel in pannier mounted jerrycans get a bike from Seattle to NYC?
  • A pannier is a more rigid container than a bag or soggie, so that it incurs less risk of poor packing and shape to the load.
  • It's pannier, is it?
  • I pronounced "pannier" wrong for the longest time until I had to get new ones and the guy at the bike shop had no idea what "paneers" were. for more
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