Back gearing | Article about back gearing by The Free Dictionary
back gearing[′bak ‚gir·iŋ]
The technique of using gears on machine tools to obtain an increase in the number of speed changes that can be gotten with cone belt drives.
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However, this relationship appears to have weakened after 1995, as less profitable firms have scaled back gearing
and more profitable firms have increased it.