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gear up

[¦gir ′əp]
(mechanical engineering)
To arrange gears so that the driven part rotates faster than the driving part.
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By leveraging this proven model, Colorado GEAR UP directly supports the students who need it most.
He says he wants to double the federal investment in GEAR UP, which receives $300 million a year.
"The report will be GEAR UP's primary method to collect/analyze data on students' high school graduation and immediate college enrollment rates," it said.
COMPARATIVE LGRM DATA Single-Engine Airplanes Gear Up Collapse Mechanical Beech Bonanza/Debonair 26 24 4 Cessna 210 25 12 6 Mooney M20 series 29 16 4 Piper PA32R Lance/Saratoga SP 6 10 1 Multi-Engine Airplanes Beech Baron series 12 17 1 Cessna 310/320 5 15 4 Piper PA34 Seneca 5 23 1 Total % Of All Single-Engine Airplanes LGRM Mishaps Beech Bonanza/Debonair 54 35.5% Cessna 210 43 36.4% Mooney M20 series 49 45.0% Piper PA32R Lance/Saratoga SP 17 38.6% Multi-Engine Airplanes Beech Baron series 30 48.4% Cessna 310/320 24 57.1% Piper PA34 Seneca 29 58.0% All data from <www.thomaspturner.com>, valid 9/8/2004-4/18/2006 No type of retractable gear airplane is immune to LGRMs.