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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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When moving the machine detects an increase in the gearshift forces - instant synchronization.
When I glanced down at the gearshift, I forgot how to drive.
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You also get contrasting side sills and centre caps, a 'Limited Edition' badge and chrome exhaust finisher while inside the roof colour is echoed on the air vents and lower part of the gearshift column together with coloured mats.
You also get contrasting side sills and centre caps, a Limited Edition badge and chrome exhaust finisher while inside the roof colour is echoed on the air vents and lower part of the gearshift column together with coloured mats.
The vehicle features a new bumper that supports a new fog lamp design and an altered grille, headlamps and daytime running LED lights that are in line with the Mission-D concept, and new taillights, steering wheel and a smaller gearshift knob.
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Hit the Sport button near the gearshift and you not only get a sharper throttle response but a much deeper exhaust note as it opens a flap in the left exhaust tailpipe to further intensify the sound.