Meaning of cross-ply in English:


Pronunciation /ˈkrɒsplʌɪ/

Translate cross-ply into Spanish


  • (of a tyre) having fabric layers with their threads running diagonally, crosswise to each other.

    North American term bias-ply

    ‘Remember that radial-ply tyres offer less rolling resistance and have a longer life than the cross-ply variety.’
    • ‘The cross-ply tyre is made up of superimposed layers of textile cord running at alternate angles from bead to bead.’
    • ‘They may be forced to import cross-ply tyres to meet the original equipment requirements in the future because of the widening demand supply gap in the domestic market.’