GEAR

A general term for ropes, blocks, tackle and other equipment

Gear

A toothed wheel, sometimes referred to as a cog.

gear

[n] - a mechanism for transmitting motion by gears for some specific purpose (as the steering gear of a vehicle) 2. [n] - equipment consisting of miscellaneous articles needed for a particular operation or sport etc. 3. [n] - a toothed wheel that engages another toothed mechanism in order to change the speed or direction of transmitt...
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Gear

any tools used to catch fish, such as hook and line, trawls, traps etc.
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Gear

Gear noun [ Middle English gere , ger , Anglo-Saxon gearwe clothing, adornment, armor, from gearo , gearu , ready, yare; akin to Old High German garawī , garwī ornament, dress. See Yare , and confer Garb dress.] 1....
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Gear

Gear transitive verb [ imperfect & past participle Geared ; present participle & verbal noun Gearing .] 1. To dress; to put gear on; to harness. 2. (Machinery) To provide with gearing. Double geared , ...
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Gear

Gear intransitive verb (Machinery) To be in, or come into, gear.
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gear

1. Clothing; garments; ornaments. 'Array thyself in thy most gorgeous gear.' (Spenser) ... 2. Goods; property; household stuff. 'Homely gear and common ware.' (Robynson (More's Utopia)) ... 3. Whatever is prepared for use or wear; manufactured stuff or material. 'Clad in a vesture of unknown gear.' (Spenser) ... 4. The harness of horses or cattle; ...
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gear

gear wheel noun a toothed wheel that engages another toothed mechanism in order to change the speed or direction of transmitted motion
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gear

noun a mechanism for transmitting motion for some specific purpose (as the steering gear of a vehicle)
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Gear

• (n.) Warlike accouterments. • (n.) An apparatus for performing a special function; gearing; as, the feed gear of a lathe. • (n.) Manner; custom; behavior. • (v. t.) To provide with gearing. • (n.) Engagement of parts with each other; as, in gear; out of gear. • (n.) Goods; property; household stuff. • (n.) See 1...
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gear

machine component consisting of a toothed wheel attached to a rotating shaft. Gears operate in pairs to transmit and modify rotary motion and torque ... [7 related articles]
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Gear

Gear is slang for drugs.
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Gear

[Top Gear USA] ===Crotalus cerastes=== I think the picture is sharp, large, and clear enough to warrant being called an exceptional picture of the animal, along the lines of other animal FP`s. However, I`d like opinions on how to improve the image, or, if it is suitable for an FP nomination at all, as I am biased by my own work! ...
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Gear

Any tools used to catch fish, such as hook and line, trawls, traps etc.
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Gear

A machine part which transmits motion and force by means of successively engaging projections, called teeth. The smaller gear of a pair is called the pinion; the larger, the gear. When the pinion is on the driving shaft, the gear set acts as a speed reducer; when the gear drives, the set acts as a speed multiplier. The basic gear type is the spur g...
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gear

gear, toothed wheel, cylinder, or cone that transmits motion from one part of a machine to another; it is one of the oldest means of transmitting motion. When the teeth of two gears are meshed, turning one gear will cause the other to rotate. In most cases both gears are mounted on shafts so that wh...
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Gear

A gear is a toothed wheel that transmits the turning movement of one shaft to another shaft. Gear wheels may be used in pairs, or in threes if both shafts are to turn in the same direction. The
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gear

Click images to enlargeToothed wheel that transmits the turning movement of one shaft to another shaft. Gear wheels may be used in pairs, or in threes if both shafts are to turn in the same direction. The gear ratio – the ratio of the number of teeth on the two wheels – determines the torque ratio, the turning f...
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Gear

A general term for ropes, blocks, tackle and other equipment.
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gear

The mechanical system which allows power to be transmitted from the pedals to the back wheel. Most bikes these days have at least 21, because any less and people feel empty and cheated.
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Gear

[magazine] Gear was an American lad`s mag published by Bob Guccione, Jr. devoted chiefly to revealing pictorials of popular singers, B-movie actresses, and models, along with articles on gadgets, cars, fashion, guy tales of sex, and sports. Gear debuted in September 1998, with actress Peta Wilson on the cover. The magazine established itsel...
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Gear

A gear or cogwheel is a rotating machine part having cut teeth, or cogs, which mesh with another toothed part in order to transmit torque, in most cases with teeth on the one gear being of identical shape, and often also with that shape on the other gear. Two or more gears working in tandem are called a transmission and can produce a mechanical ad...
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gear

Any tools used to catch fish, such as rod and reel, hook and line, nets, traps, spears and baits.
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Gear

The mechanism on a bike that changes its rate of motion; low gears make it easier to pedal while high gears make it harder.
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