manual transmission

Definition of manual transmission

  1. :  a system for changing gears that has to be operated by the driver I can't drive her car because it has a manual transmission instead of an automatic transmission.

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  of, relating to, or involving the hands

    :  worked or done by hand and not by machine

    :  requiring or using physical skill and energy

  1. :  a book that is conveniently handled

    :  handbook

    :  the prescribed movements in the handling of a weapon or other military item during a drill or ceremony

  1. :  an act, process, or instance of transmitting

    :  the passage of radio waves in the space between transmitting and receiving stations

    :  the act or process of transmitting by radio or television

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