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Definition 1: a mechanism for transmitting motion for some specific purpose (as the steering gear of a vehicle) - [noun denoting artifact]

Synonyms for gear mechanism in the sense of this definition

(gear mechanism is a kind of ...) device consisting of a piece of machinery; has moving parts that perform some function

(... is a kind of gear mechanism ) the lowest forward gear ratio in the gear box of a motor vehicle; used to start a car moving

(... is a kind of gear mechanism ) the third from the lowest forward ratio gear in the gear box of a motor vehicle

"you shouldn't try to start in third gear"

(... is a kind of gear mechanism ) a gear that couples the steering wheel to the steering linkage of a motor vehicle

(... is a kind of gear mechanism ) the gear that has the second lowest forward gear ratio in the gear box of a motor vehicle

"he had to shift down into second to make the hill"

(... is a kind of gear mechanism ) the gears by which the motion of a machine can be reversed

(... is a kind of gear mechanism ) a gear position that acts as a parking brake

"the put the car in park and got out"

(... is a kind of gear mechanism ) a forward gear with a gear ratio that gives the greatest vehicle velocity for a given engine speed

(... is a kind of gear mechanism ) a set of gears

(... is a kind of gear mechanism ) the gears that transmit power from an automobile engine via the driveshaft to the live axle

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