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Spanish translation of “mechanic”

mechanic

noun /miˈkӕnik/
a skilled worker who repairs or maintains machinery
mecánico
a garage mechanic.
mechanical adjective having to do with machines
mecánico
mechanical engineering.
worked or done by machinery
mecánico
a mechanical sweeper.
done etc without thinking, from force of habit
mecánico
After you’ve been driving for a while, many of your actions will become mechanical.
mechanically adverb
mecánicamente
mechanics noun singular the science of the action of forces on objects
mecánica
He is studying mechanics at college.
the art of building machines
mecánica
He applied his knowledge of mechanics to designing a new wheelchair.
mechanism /ˈme-/ noun a (usually small) piece of machinery
mecanismo
a watch mechanism.
mechanize /ˈme-/ verb ( (also mechaniseBritish)) to introduce machinery into (an industry etc)
mecanizar
We’ve mechanized the entire manufacturing process.
to supply (troops) with motor vehicles.
mecanizar
mechanization noun ( (also mechanisationBritish))
mecanización
(Definition of mechanic from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)

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