Meaning of GEARING in English

GEARING

noun

EXAMPLES FROM CORPUS

A number of factors besides increased gearing may also have contributed to higher corporate default rates.

Mr Record said Britannia had net debts of £40m and gearing of 110 percent.

My problem is one of gearing - basically it is too low in all gears.

No credit is given for trusts' abilities to enhance returns through gearing .

The company's gearing is 90 percent.

The group's gearing is about 1,000 p.c.

The rise in companies' income gearing has also stabilised.

The shell raising and lowering mechanism was overhauled and a new electric motor fitted with modern gearing and cable adjusting devices.

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