gearbox Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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gearboxnoun [C]

uk   /ˈɡɪə.bɒks/  us   /ˈɡɪr.bɑːks/
a ​metalboxcontaining the ​gears in a ​vehicle
(Definition of gearbox from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “gearbox”
in Chinese (Simplified) 齿轮箱,变速箱…
in Turkish şanzıman, dişli/vites kutusu…
in Russian коробка передач…
in Chinese (Traditional) 齒輪箱,變速箱…
in Polish skrzynia biegów…
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