unmechanical


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un·me·chan·i·cal

 (ŭn′mĭ-kăn′ĭ-kəl)
adj.
Lacking ability or skill in the use of machinery and tools.

un′me·chan′i·cal·ly adv.
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unmechanical

(ˌʌnmɪˈkænɪkəl)
adj
not having any skill or knowledge in relation to machines or machinery
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Adj.1.unmechanical - (of a person) lacking mechanical skills
maladroit - not adroit; "a maladroit movement of his hand caused the car to swerve"; "a maladroit translation"; "maladroit propaganda"
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unmechanical

adj persontechnisch unbegabt
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Rather than recognizing the limitations in her society's knowledge, Vashti condemns his behavior as "unmechanical" and returns to her own cell.
(4) Faulkner uses the narrative of The Reivers for his most extended commentary on the folly and irony inherent in the modern automobile: the expensive useless mechanical toy rated in power and strength by the dozens of horses, yet held helpless and impotent in the almost infantile clutch of a few inches of the temporary confederation of two mild and pacific elements--earth and water--which the frailest integers and units of motion as produced by the ancient unmechanical methods, had coped with for billions of generations without really having noticed it ...
More important than all this, however, was the clockwork cheese, which became McGough's favourite childhood toy, a strange choice as he grew into what could be generously described as the most unmechanical man in the world.