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Engelsk navneord: gear

1. gear (om genstand) a toothed wheel that engages another toothed mechanism in order to change the speed or direction of transmitted motion


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)cogwheel, gear wheel, geared wheel


Mindre specifikke termerwheel


Mere specifikke termerbevel gear, epicyclic gear, escape wheel, pinion, pinion and crown wheel, pinion and ring gear, planet gear, planet wheel, planetary gear, rack and pinion, spur gear, spur wheel, sun gear, worm gear, worm wheel


Omfatter disse specifikke termercog, sprocket, tooth

2. gear (om genstand) wheelwork consisting of a connected set of rotating gears by which force is transmitted or motion or torque is changed


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe fool got his tie caught in the geartrain.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)gearing, geartrain, power train, train


Mindre specifikke termerwheelwork


Mere specifikke termerepicyclic gear train, epicyclic train, reduction gear


Omfatter disse overordnede termerengine

3. gear (om genstand) a mechanism for transmitting motion for some specific purpose (as the steering gear of a vehicle)


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)gear mechanism


Mindre specifikke termermechanism


Mere specifikke termerfirst, first gear, gearset, high, high gear, low, low gear, park, reverse, reverse gear, second, second gear, steering gear, third, third gear, transmission, transmission system

4. gear (om genstand) equipment consisting of miscellaneous articles needed for a particular operation or sport etc.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)appurtenance, paraphernalia


Mindre specifikke termerequipment


Mere specifikke termerfishing gear, fishing rig, fishing tackle, kit, outfit, regalia, rig, rig, rigging, saddlery, stable gear, tack, tackle, tackle


Engelsk udsagnsord: gear

1. gear (om ændring) set the level or character of


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningShe pitched her speech to the teenagers in the audience.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)pitch


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something to somebody


Mindre specifikke termeraccommodate, adapt


Mere specifikke termerpopularise, popularize









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