gearing definition

  • noun:
    • a method of gears and associated elements by which movement is transmitted within a device.
    • The work or technique of supplying with gears.
    • The proportion of a system of gears.
    • Harness.
    • The components wherein motion imparted to 1 part of an engine or machine is transmitted to some other, considered collectively; ; esp., a train of wheels for transmitting and differing movement in equipment.
    • Gear; gown; use.
    • In machinery, the parts collectively wherein motion communicated to one section of a machine is sent to a different; particularly, a train of toothed wheels for transferring movement.
    • wheelwork consisting of a connected collection of turning gears by which power is transmitted or movement or torque is altered
  • verb:
    • provide participle of equipment.

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