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crank1

Pronunciation: /kræŋk/

noun/nombre

  • 1 [Mech] cigüeñal (masculine)
    Example sentences
    • The connecting rods connected directly to a crank on the rear axle.
    • The crank shaft turns the piston's up and down motion into circular motion just like a crank on a jack-in-the-box does.
    • One way of detecting a bent crank or a bent pedal spindle is to pedal backwards.

transitive verb/verbo transitivo

  • [car] (hacer*) arrancar* con la manivela

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crank2

Pronunciation: /kræŋk/

noun/nombre

[colloquial/familiar]
  • 1 (eccentric) maniático, (masculine, feminine), raro, (masculine, feminine)

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