Meaning of MECHANISM in English
( n. )
The arrangement or relation of the parts of a machine; the parts of a machine, taken collectively; the arrangement or relation of the parts of anything as adapted to produce an effect; as, the mechanism of a watch; the mechanism of a sewing machine; the mechanism of a seed pod.
Webster's Revised Unabridged English Dictionary. Пересмотренный полный словарь английского языка Webster. 2012