Definition of close-ratio in English:

close-ratio

Syllabification: close-ra·tio
Pronunciation: /ˌklōsˈrāSHēō
 
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adjective

(Of a vehicle’s gearbox) having gear ratios that are set at values not very different from each other.
More example sentences
  • It's backed by a close-ratio six-speed manual gearbox which has been modified to their design for more direct shifts, better feel and optimum ratios.
  • Mated to a close-ratio six-speed gearbox, the engine now provides 225PS and 280Nm of torque.
  • The close-ratio 6-speed manual is smooth-shifting and accurate.

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