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manual transmission

Syllabification: man·u·al trans·mis·sion

Definition of manual transmission in English:


An automotive transmission consisting of a system of interlocking gear wheels and a lever that enables the driver to shift gears manually.
Example sentences
  • The best car I had was a Toyota Camry with manual transmission and front wheel drive.
  • Also, it had a 3-speed automatic transmission or a 5-speed manual transmission.
  • My-rally-car-for-the-day had Subaru's standard 5-speed manual transmission coupled with continuous all-wheel drive.

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