chain gear

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chain gear

[′chān ‚gir]
(mechanical engineering)
A gear that transmits motion from one wheel to another by means of a chain.
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The fact was that the ivory hook of the parasol had caught in the chain gear, and when the first attempt at drawing water was made, the little offering of a contrite heart was jerked up, bent, its strong ribs jammed into the well side, and entangled with a twig root.
Important to note: Gear wheels, planetary gears, chain gears, and other components need to be made in high volumes and with high levels of precision.
While Teesside's supply chain gears up for its slice of next-generation nuclear, plans for a shiny new fleet to replace the UK's ageing reactors haven't exactly got off to the best start.
The levers were made of flat iron, and the quadrants are just pieces of roller chain gears from a grain elevator.
A roller chain gear was attached to the transmission input shaft and the engine crankshaft to provide a chain drive.
Like-for-like sales have stepped up a gear at Waitrose in the first seven weeks of the second hall to 6% as the chain gears up for a bumper Christmas.
Papa John's fast food place in Quinton Park, Cheylesmore, Coventry, is monitoring its till figures as the chain gears up to sell its millionth pizza since opening in the UK in May 2000.
Pizza chain gears up to feed football fans and resolution-makers
and The Sorcerer's Stone' as Chain Gears for Onslaught