Definition of Gears

1. Noun. (plural of gear) ¹

2. Verb. (third-person singular of gear) ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Gears

1. gear [v] - See also: gear

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Gears

gearcases
gearchange
gearchanges
geare
geared
geares
gearhead
gearheads
gearing
gearings
gearksutite
gearless
gearlike
gearmaker
gearmakers
gears (current term)
gearset
gearsets
gearshift
gearshifts
gearstick
gearsticks
geartrain
gearwheel
gearwheels
gearwork
geas
geason
geat
geats

Literary usage of Gears

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Elements of Mechanism by Peter Schwamb, Allyne Litchfield Merrill, Walter Herman James (1921)
"For this reason toothed wheels, called gears, are used in place of the ... As the gears turn the teeth of one gear slide on the teeth of the other but are ..."

2. Mechanics by Lewis Raymond Smith (1922)
"Helical gears.—The tooth elements of helical gears FIG. ... Helical gears connect parallel shafts. They are stronger and quieter than spur gears of the same ..."

3. American Machinists' Handbook and Dictionary of Shop Terms: A Reference Book by Fred Herbert Colvin, Frank Arthur Stanley (1914)
"In cutting the same thread with even gears, both the work and the lead ... Calling the lead screw 6 to the inch, what gears shall we use to cut an 8 thread? ..."

4. Industrial Arts Index by H.W. Wilson Company (1914)
"Mach 20:294-6 D '13 Heat-treatment of gears at the Boston gear works, Norfolk Downs, ... 11 Eng N 69: 109:214 S 13 '13 Machine for rolling gears from drop ..."

5. Mechanism by Robert McArdle Keown (1921)
"If the teeth of the gears of Fig. 93 are long enough to pass outside of the points a ... Effect of Changing the Distance between Centers of Involute gears. ..."

6. Mechanism by Robert McArdle Keown (1921)
"If the teeth of the gears of Fig. 93 are long enough to pass outside of the points a ... Effect of Changing the Distance between Centers of Involute gears. ..."

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