Epicyclic Gear

Technology / Motorcycle / Epicyclic Gear: A gear that operates around the circumference of another.

Other Words for Gear

Gear Verb Synonyms: cog, cog-wheel, gearbox, mechanism, machinery, works
Gear Noun Synonyms: equipment, apparatus, appliances, implements, tools, tackle, utensils, supplies, material(s), accessories, accoutrements or also accouterments, appurtenances, paraphernalia, panoply, outfit, trappings, fixtures, materiel

Planetary Gear

Technology / Motorcycle / Planetary Gear: A gear system that consists of one or more outer gears (or planet gears), rotating about a central gear (or sun gear). Planet gears are often mounted on a movable arm or carrier which also may rotate MORE

Landing Gear

Technology / Aviation / Landing Gear: The wheels, floats, skis, and all of the attachments that support the airplane when it is resting on the ground or water. MORE

Helical Gear

Business / Machine Shop / Helical Gear: A gear with teeth cut at some angle other than at a right angle across the face of the gear, thus permitting more than one tooth to be engaged at all times and providing a smoother and quieter operati MORE


Entertainment / Tennis / Geary: When the player pulls a quality pose after winning a point MORE


Technology / Motors / Gearmotor: A gearhead and motor combination to reduce the speed of the motor to obtain the desired RPM's. MORE

Spur Gear

Business / Machine Shop / Spur Gear: A gear with teeth parallel to the axis of the shaft on which it is mounted. MORE