Crank


Crank

Crank may refer to:

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  • Crank (mechanism), in mechanical engineering, a bent portion of an axle, or shaft, or an arm keyed at right angles to the end of a shaft, by which motion is imparted to or received from it
  • Crankshaft, the part of a piston engine which translates reciprocating linear piston motion into rotation
  • Crankset, the component of a bicycle drivetrain that converts the reciprocating motion of the rider's legs into rotational motion used to drive the chain, which in turn drives the rear wheel

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  • All pages beginning with "Crank"
  • All pages with titles containing "Crank"
  • Cranky (disambiguation)

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  • Crank It Up — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda «Crank It Up» Sencillo de Ashley Tisdale del álbum Guilty Pleasure Lado B « Blame It On The Beat Time s Up » Publicación 9 de octubre …   Wikipedia Español

  • Crank — (kr[a^][ng]k), n. [OE. cranke; akin to E. cringe, cringle, crinkle, and to crank, a., the root meaning, probably, to turn, twist. See {Cringe}.] 1. (Mach.) A bent portion of an axle, or shaft, or an arm keyed at right angles to the end of a shaft …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Crank It Up — «Crank It Up» …   Википедия

  • Crank It Up — may refer to: Crank It Up! a web show starring Crank (performer) Crank It Up the fifth single from Hadouken! album Music For An Accelerated Culture. Crank It Up , a song by Cash Camp NASCAR: Crank It Up, a compilation album Crank It Up , a song… …   Wikipedia

  • crank — crank; crank·er; crank·ery; crank·i·ly; crank·i·ness; crank·ish; crank·ism; crank·less; crank·ous; crank·um; …   English syllables

  • Crank — bezeichnet: Crank, ein Synonym für Crackpot Crank (Film), Actionfilm (2006) Crank 2: High Voltage, Actionfilm (2009) als Fortsetzung von Crank (Film) Crank (Band), eine ehemalige Schweizer Band Crank ist der Name folgender Personen: John Crank… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • crank — crank1 [kraŋk] n. [ME < OE cranc , as in crancstæf, yarn comb, CRINGE, CRINKLE: basic sense “something twisted”: for IE base see CRADLE] 1. a handle or arm bent at right angles and connected to a shaft of a machine, used to transmit motion or… …   English World dictionary

  • Crank — (kr[a^][ng]k), a. [AS. cranc weak; akin to Icel. krangr, D. & G. krank sick, weak (cf. D. krengen to careen). Cf. {Crank}, n.] 1. Sick; infirm. [Prov. Eng.] [1913 Webster] 2. (Naut.) Liable to careen or be overset, as a ship when she is too… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Crank — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda Crank (en español: cigüeñal) puede referirse a: Crank (álbum), álbum de estudio de la banda Hoodoo Gurus, publicado en 1994. Crank (película), película de acción de 2006, protagonizada por Jason Statham. Obtenido de… …   Wikipedia Español

  • crank´i|ly — crank|y «KRANG kee», adjective, crank|i|er, crank|i|est. 1. cross, irritable, or ill natured. SYNONYM(S): crotchety. 2 …   Useful english dictionary


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