a train of gears and shafting transmitting power from an engine, motor, etc., to a mechanism being driven.
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cylinder, generator, transformer, turbine, tool, appliance, instrument, motor, weapon, diesel, mechanism, piston, apparatus, means, pot, fan, contrivance, agent, dynamo, barrel
- power structure,
- power supply,
- power takeoff,
- power tends to corrupt; absolute power corrupts absolutely,
- power tool,
- power transmission grid,
- power trip,
- power up,
- power walking,
- power yoga
Origin of power train
First recorded in 1940–45
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