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lever

noun /ˈliːvə, (American) ˈlevər/
a bar of wood, metal etc used to lift heavy weights
palanca
A crowbar is a kind of lever You must use a coin as a lever to get the lid of that tin off.
a bar or handle for operating a machine etc
palanca
This is the lever that switches on the power.
leverage /-ridʒ/ noun power that can be used to influence someone’s actions or decisions
influencias
The public has some leverage with their representatives in the Senate.
the power gained by the use of a lever This tool gives better leverage.
acción de palanca
This tool gives better leverage.
(Definition of lever from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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