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French pédale from Italian pedale from Latin pedālis one foot long from pēs ped- foot ped- in Indo-European roots
American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
From French pédale, Italian pedale, Latin pedālis
Mind keeping your foot on the brake pedal while I rummage?
From this pass off two pairs of cords, the pleural and pedal, in Proneomenia separate from their origin, in Neomenia united at first and diverging at a pleural ganglion.
The pedal cords anteriorly form a pair of pedal ganglia united by a thick commissure.
The pedal equation with the focus as origin is p 2 =ar; the first positive pedal for the vertex is the cissoid and for the focus the directrix.
The stand's lower crossbar even prevents the pedal from " creeping " forward in performance.
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