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Definition of "manual transmission" []

  • Mechanical transmission which shifts gears by the action of the driver's hand on the gearstick or gear lever, rather than automatically; a manual gearbox. (noun) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "manual transmission" in a sentence
  • "In Bargh’s words, there is a trend toward “automaticity” for most behaviors.17 For example, when we first learn to drive a manual transmission car, the actions we take are very consciously considered."