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adjective mechanical pronunciation in American English /məˈkænɪk(ə)l/
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  1. 1
    operated by a machine or system of moving parts

    mechanical toys

    a mechanical wheelchair

    1. a.
      relating to engines and machines, and the way that they work

      The system has shut down because of mechanical problems.

    2. b.
      informal used about someone who is good at understanding machines and working with them

      He’s very mechanical so he’s sure to know what’s wrong.

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 mechanical pronunciation in American English adverb

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the activity of exploring abandoned buildings and other manmade structures

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