action mechanism

action mechanism

noun
the operating part that transmits power to a mechanism; "the piano had a very stiff action" [syn: action
WordNet® 3.0, © 2006 by Princeton University.
Cite This Source
Explore Dictionary.com
Previous Definition: action line
Next Definition: action officer
Words Near: action mechanism
More from Thesaurus.com
Synonyms and Antonyms for action mechanism
More from Reference.com
Search for articles containing action mechanism
Dictionary.com Word FAQs

Dictionary.com presents 366 FAQs, incorporating some of the frequently asked questions from the past with newer queries.

Copyright © 2014 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature