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Synonyms for gear

Synonyms for gear

things needed for a task, journey, or other purpose

to supply what is needed for some activity or purpose

Synonyms for gear

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

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

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

set the level or character of

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Running OS/400 Standard Edition, the geared down 810-2465 costs $11,000, while the Model 810-2466 cost $12,000.
When the war was over, the men returned and took over the jobs as the factory geared down to its peacetime workforce of 4,000.
The door is raised and lowered by a geared down, reversible motor available from American Science & Surplus (3605 Howard St, Skokie, IL 60076, Vol 100, Jan 1996, page 74, Stock #4341, $6.
Although originally billed as a "national" event, the meeting was geared down to a state function.
Just as calorie-restricted animals like Franz have become ultra-efficient at getting food inside themselves, their metabolic rates seem to have geared down, generating less heat to balance the reduced fuel intake.