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motor 中文解釋 wordnet sense Collocation Usage
Adjective
/ˈmōtər/,
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motors, plural;
  1. Giving, imparting, or producing motion or action
    • - demand is the principle motor force governing economic activity
  2. Relating to muscular movement or the nerves activating it
    • - the motor functions of each hand
  3. Driven by a motor

  4. Of or relating to motor vehicles
    • - a dominant figure in the world of motor sports
Verb
  1. Travel in a motor vehicle, typically a car or a boat
    • - we motored along a narrow road
    • - we motored out of Breton Bay to begin our return trip down the Potomac
  2. Run or move as fast as possible
    • - he had motored along to second base on a passed ball
  3. Convey (someone) somewhere in a motor vehicle
    • - he hired someone to motor him back
Noun
  1. A machine, esp. one powered by electricity or internal combustion, that supplies motive power for a vehicle or for some other device with moving parts

  2. A source of power, energy, or motive force
    • - hormones are the motor of the sexual functions

  1. machine that converts other forms of energy into mechanical energy and so imparts motion
  2. centrifugal: conveying information to the muscles from the CNS; "motor nerves"
  3. drive: travel or be transported in a vehicle; "We drove to the university every morning"; "They motored to London for the theater"
  4. a nonspecific agent that imparts motion; "happiness is the aim of all men and the motor of all action"
  5. motive(a): causing or able to cause motion; "a motive force"; "motive power"; "motor energy"
  6. MOTOR is an Australian motoring magazine published monthly by ACP Magazines. MOTOR is Australia's premiere performance car publication, with two major crowns for automotive manufacturers: 'Performance Car of The Year' and 'Bang For Your Bucks'.
  7. The Motor (later, just Motor) (not to be confused with the American Hearst Corporation trade publication, or the Australian magazine of the same name) was a British weekly car magazine founded on 28 January 1903.
  8. (The Motors) The Motors were a British pub rock/punk band, formed in London in 1977 by former Ducks Deluxe members Nick Garvey and Andy McMaster together with guitarist Rob Hendry (who was replaced in May 1977 by Bram Tchaikovsky) and drummer Ricky Slaughter. ...
  9. A machine or device that converts any form of energy into mechanical energy, or imparts motion; A motor car, or automobile; a small internal combustion engine, especially a powerful one for the size (as in motorboat, motor car); an electric motor; to drive around leisurely in a motorised ...
  10. (Motors) Electronic device used to move, switch, or adjust one or more of the systems within a dwelling.
  11. (Motors) By far the vast majority of robots use electric motors, of which there are several kinds. DC motors, which are familiar to many people, spin rapidly when an electric current is passed through them. They will spin backwards if the current is made to flow in the other direction.
  12. (Motors) The use of mini Quad-bikes and motorised bikes and scooters is strictly forbidden everywhere in the Park.
  13. Motors are essential to massage recliners as they are what power the unit to perform the massage. Massage recliners on the market today widely range in the number of motors, some have 2, while others offer 12, even 24.
  14. A machine that produces motion or power for doing work.
  15. Referring to nerves that give signals to muscles or glands in the body.
  16. There are several types of electric motors typically used in power tools:
  17. In medicine, having to do with the movement of body parts.
  18. Use of the large and small muscles to move different parts of the body. Examples of motor skills are walking, holding and moving a pencil, or opening a door.
  19. A machine supplied with external energy that is converted into force and/or motion.
  20. The electrical machine (traction motor) geared to the axles of all diesel-electric and electric locomotives, and used to convert the electrical energy provided by the diesel engine and main alternator in a diesel electric locomotive, or the transformer output in an electric locomotive, to ...
  21. A 1930's economy grade of gasoline, usually with low tetraethyl lead content and correspondingly low octane rating.
  22. Muscle, nerve or center that affects or produces movement.
  23. lack of coordination, severe balance problems, and difficulties with graphomotor skills                                                visual-spatial-organizational: lack of image, poor visual recall, faulty spatial perceptions, difficulties with executive functioning and problems with spatial ...
  24. (2) The act of using an engine to move a boat.
  25. Also known as gear reduction motor, the motor is the primary output device for the RCX, providing the driving force for the robot.