Meaning of “automatic transmission” in the English Dictionary

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"automatic transmission" in British English

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automatic transmissionnoun [ U ]

uk /ˌɔː.tə.mæt.ɪk trænzˈmɪʃ.ən/ us /ˌɑː.t̬ə.mæt̬.ɪk trænsˈmɪʃ.ən/

a system that allows a vehicle to change gear without being controlled by the driver

(Definition of “automatic transmission” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)