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The word pedal comes from the Latin (Pes, Pedis) and relates to the foot.

A pedal is a lever activated by one's foot. These devices are attached to a crank and powered by one's feet to promote locomotion. Pedals are commonly found on bicycles, tricycles, Big Wheels, and mopeds.