gear lever


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gear lever

(ˈɡɪəˌʃɪft) or

gearshift

n
(Automotive Engineering) a lever used to move gearwheels relative to each other, esp in a motor vehicle
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.gear lever - a mechanical device for engaging and disengaging gearsgear lever - 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
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Translations
řadicí páka
gearstang
vaihdetanko
poluga mjenjača brzine
ギアレバー
변속 레버
växelspak
คันเกียร์
cần số

gear lever

gear£shift (Am) [ˈgɪəˌʃɪft] nleva del cambio
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995

gear lever

نَاقِلُ السُّرْعَة řadicí páka gearstang Schalthebel λεβιές ταχυτήτων palanca de cambio vaihdetanko levier de vitesses poluga mjenjača brzine leva del cambio ギアレバー 변속 레버 versnellingspook girspak dźwignia zmiany biegów alavanca das mudanças, alavanca de câmbio рычаг переключения скоростей växelspak คันเกียร์ vites kolu cần số 变速杆
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It also comes with a manual transmission mode that can be put in operation by slitting the gear lever to the left of the 'Drive' mode.
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