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American English: /məˈkænɪks/
British English: /mɪˈkanɪks/

Translation of mechanics in Spanish:


  • 1 (+ singular verb) (Physics, Mech)
    Example sentences
    • With this work Lagrange transformed mechanics into a branch of mathematical analysis.
    • Dynamics is defined as that branch of mechanics that deals with forces and their relation primarily to motion.
    • He applied mechanics to improve turbines and waterwheels more than doubling the efficiency of the waterwheel.
  • 2 (+ plural verb) 2.1 (method, practical details) See examples: the mechanics
    los aspectos prácticos
    2.2 (mechanical parts) See examples: the mechanics
    el mecanismo
    there's something wrong with the mechanics
    hay un problema con el mecanismo
    hay un problema mecánico

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