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Meaning of “motorized” in the English Dictionary

"motorized" in British English

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motorizedadjective

(UK usually motorised) uk   /ˈməʊ.tər.aɪzd/  us   /ˈmoʊ.t̬ə.raɪzd/
  • motorized adjective (WITH AN ENGINE)

speciallyfitted with an ​engine or ​motor: a motorized ​wheelchair
  • motorized adjective (SOLDIERS)

Soldiers who are motorized are ​provided with ​wheeledvehicles that have ​engines: motorized ​infantry
(Definition of motorized from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"motorized" in American English

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motorizedadjective [not gradable]

 us   /ˈmoʊ·t̬əˌrɑɪzd/
equipped with a ​motor: a motorized ​wheelchair/​telescope
(Definition of motorized from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “motorized”
in Chinese (Simplified) 机动的…
in Chinese (Traditional) 有引擎的, 機動的,裝有引擎或馬達的…
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