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noun mechanic pronunciation in British English /mɪˈkænɪk/
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  1. 1
    [countable] someone whose job is to repair vehicles and machines

    a car mechanic

  2. 2


    [plural] the way in which something works or is done
    mechanic of:

    the mechanics of investigative reporting

  3. 3


    [uncountable] physics the area of physics that deals with the forces such as gravity that affect all objects

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in an online conversation, repeatedly asking a person questions which suggest that you are interested in what they are talking about, but are actually intended to annoy them

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