Definition of mixte in English:

mixte

Pronunciation /miːkst/

adjective

Cycling
  • Designating a type of bicycle frame in which the crossbar is replaced by two thin tubes extending from the head of the steering column to either side of the rear axle. Of a bicycle: having such a frame.

noun

Cycling
  • A bicycle with a mixte frame; the frame itself.

Origin

1970s; earliest use found in American Bicyclist. From French mixte, specific use of mixte mixed.