Focus on the pronunciation of mechanism
English definition of “mechanism”
/ˈmekənɪzəm/ noun [C]
› a part of a machine, or a set of parts that work together: The elevator has a safety mechanism which prevents it from falling.
› a way of doing something that is planned or part of a system: a mechanism to do sth We need to develop a mechanism to keep freelancers supplied with work. The book proposes a mechanism for resolving work disputes. a defence/coping/survival mechanism an effective/elaborate/useful mechanism a control/monitoring mechanism → See also exchange rate mechanism, price mechanism