Synonyms and Antonyms for reduction-gear

1. reduction gear (n.)

gearing that reduces an input speed to a slower output speed

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2. oxidation-reduction (n.)

a reversible chemical reaction in which one reaction is an oxidation and the reverse is a reduction


4. reduction (n.)

any process in which electrons are added to an atom or ion (as by removing oxygen or adding hydrogen); always occurs accompanied by oxidation of the reducing agent

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5. reduction (n.)

the act of reducing complexity

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6. gear (v.)

set the level or character of

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7. gear (n.)

a toothed wheel that engages another toothed mechanism in order to change the speed or direction of transmitted motion

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8. gear (n.)

equipment consisting of miscellaneous articles needed for a particular operation or sport etc.

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9. gear (n.)

wheelwork consisting of a connected set of rotating gears by which force is transmitted or motion or torque is changed

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10. gear (n.)

a mechanism for transmitting motion for some specific purpose (as the steering gear of a vehicle)

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