HyperDic: gear_mechanism

English > 1 sense of the expression gear mechanism:
NOUNartifactgear mechanism, geara mechanism for transmitting motion for some specific purpose (as the steering gear of a vehicle)
English > gear mechanism: 1 sense > noun 1, artifact
MeaningA mechanism for transmitting motion for some specific purpose (as the steering gear of a vehicle).
Synonymgear
Narrowerfirst gear, first, low gear, lowThe lowest forward gear ratio in the gear box of a motor vehicle
gearsetA set of gears
high gear, highA forward gear with a gear ratio that gives the greatest vehicle velocity for a given engine speed
parkA gear position that acts as a parking brake
reverse, reverse gearThe gears by which the motion of a machine can be reversed
second gear, secondThe gear that has the second lowest forward gear ratio in the gear box of a motor vehicle
steering gearA gear that couples the steering wheel to the steering linkage of a motor vehicle
third gear, thirdThe third from the lowest forward ratio gear in the gear box of a motor vehicle
transmission, transmission systemThe gears that transmit power from an automobile engine via the driveshaft to the live axle
Broadermechanismdevice consisting of a piece of machinery
Spanishmarcha
Catalanmarxa

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