gearbox
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gearbox(
gir
-
baks
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (automobile)
a. la caja de cambios
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
The car has a five-speed, manual gearbox.El auto tiene una caja de cambios manual de cinco velocidades.
b. la caja de velocidades
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
They've had to change the gearbox on Vettel's car, incurring a penalty for the next race.Tuvieron que cambiar la caja de velocidades del auto de Vettel, por lo tanto será penalizado para la próxima carrera.
2. (mechanics)
a. la caja de engranajes
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
The funicular railway is powered by an electric motor with a gearbox attached.El funicular funciona con un motor eléctrico con una caja de engranajes adosada.
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gearbox
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. la caja de cambios
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
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gearbox [ˈɡɪəbɒks]
noun
(Aut) caja (f) de cambios or velocidades; (Mec) caja (f) de engranajes;
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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