What does gearbox mean?
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gearbox, gear box, gear casenoun
the shell (metal casing) in which a train of gears is sealed
That part of a car's transmission containing the train of gears, and to which the gear lever is connected.
Etymology: gear + box
A transmission (also called a gearbox) is a mechanical device which uses gears to change the speed or direction of rotation in a mechanical device. Many transmissions have multiple gear ratios, but there are also transmissions that use a single fixed gear ratio. Most currently-produced passenger cars with petrol or diesel engines use transmissions with 5-8 forward gear ratios and one reverse gear ratio. Electric vehicles typically use a single-speed or two-speed transmission.
The numerical value of gearbox in Chaldean Numerology is: 7
The numerical value of gearbox in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9
Examples of gearbox in a Sentence
Overall the pre-season was good for us, we have a good bike, especially compared to last year and we gained something with the new gearbox... we think we have a big margin to improve while developing.
We confirm that two of the three German A400M aircraft have newly been discovered to have suffered the propeller gearbox cracking problem, and we will support the customer in addressing that.
The International Automobile Federation:
The The FIA, in agreement with FOM( the commercial rights holder), suggested the principle of setting a maximum price for engine and gearbox for client teams at the last Strategy Group meeting, these measures were put to the vote and adopted with a large majority.
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- ناقل الحركةArabic
- κιβώτιο ταχυτήτωνGreek
- caja de velocidades, caja de cambiosSpanish
- vaihdelaatikko, vaihteistoFinnish
- boite de vitesseFrench
- sebességváltó, sebváltó, váltóHungarian
- scatola del cambioItalian
- ギアボックス, 変速機Japanese
- 변속 장치Korean
- skrzynia biegówPolish
- caixa de câmbioPortuguese
- cutie de vitezeRomanian
- коробка скоростей, коробка переключения передач, коробка передачRussian
- کے gearboxUrdu
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