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gear·shift

 (gîr′shĭft′)
n.
A mechanism for changing from one gear to another in a transmission.

gear•shift

(ˈgɪərˌʃɪft)

n.
a lever for engaging and disengaging gears for a power-transmission system, esp. in a motor vehicle.
[1925–30]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.gearshift - a mechanical device for engaging and disengaging gearsgearshift - a mechanical device for engaging and disengaging gears; "in Britain they call a gearshift a gear lever"
mechanical device - mechanism consisting of a device that works on mechanical principles
automotive vehicle, motor vehicle - a self-propelled wheeled vehicle that does not run on rails
Translations
řadicí páka
gearstang
vaihdetanko
mjenjač brzinepoluga mjenjača brzine
ギアシフトギアレバー
변속 레버
växelspak
กระปุกเกียร์คันเกียร์ชุดคันเกียร์
cần sốsự sang số

gearshift

نَاقِلُ السُّرْعَة řadicí páka gearstang Schalthebel λεβιές ταχυτήτων, μοχλός ταχυτήτων palanca de cambio, palanca de cambios, palanca de marchas vaihdetanko levier de vitesses mjenjač brzine, poluga mjenjača brzine leva del cambio ギアシフト, ギアレバー 변속 레버 versnelling, versnellingspook girspak, girstang dźwignia zmiany biegów, zmiana biegu alavanca das mudanças, alavanca de câmbio, câmbio, mudança de velocidade рычаг коробки передач, рычаг переключения скоростей växelspak กระปุกเกียร์, คันเกียร์, ชุดคันเกียร์ vites kolu cần số, sự sang số 变速排档, 变速杆, 排档杆
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