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gear lever

noun, British
Origin of gear lever
1900-05 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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  • There's room for a cell phone on each side of the gear lever, which is surrounded by a grippy rubber pad.
  • The transmissions also have a manual mode that allows the driver to do the shifting by clicking the gear lever.
British Dictionary definitions for gear lever

gear lever

a lever used to move gearwheels relative to each other, esp in a motor vehicle
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