mechanically mechanically  /mə ˈkæ nɪk li/

Definition(s):

  1. (adv) in a mechanical manner; by a mechanism
  2. (adv) in a machinelike manner; without feeling

Usage(s):

  1. Since his 2005 debut album, T-Pain has sent a dozen slightly raunchy, mechanically cheery singles into the Top 10.
  2. The jaws of the truckers move mechanically as they fork up their eggs-over-easy.
  3. Yet thieves will be sorely tempted by the ever-widening array of mechanically vendable goods.

News

  1. 2014 BMW 4 Series Coupe

    Mechanically identical to the 3 Series sedan, the 4 Series Coupe will come with either a turbocharged four-cylinder engine or an inline six-cylinder. It will go on sale this summer with a base price of $41,425.
    on June 17, 2013     Source: Los Angeles Times

  2. USDA To Require Labels For Mechanically Tenderized Meat

    The U.S. Department of Agriculture's (USDA) Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) is proposing new requirements for labeling beef products that have been mechanically tenderized, including adding new cooking instructions, so that consumers can safely enjoy these products
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Meat and Poultry Online

  3. Global quantum networks based on optical fibers: Scientists quantum mechanically couple atoms to glass fiber cables

    Researchers have quantum mechanically couple atoms to glass fiber cables. Now, they have shown that their technique enables storage of quantum information over a sufficiently long period of time to realize global quantum networks based on optical fibers.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Science Daily

Quotes

  1. "I've got to make better pitches," Carpenter said. "Mechanically, I'm not there. I'm not where I need to be. Bottom line: I have to get better."
    on Jul 8, 2010 By: Chris Carpenter Source: New York Times

  2. In the case of Mr. Abreu, he said, "You could always point to [the derby], or maybe something he did mechanically that affected him. I'm not sure. But just to say it was the home-run derby, I'm sure you can find cases where someone did fantastic in...
    on Jul 7, 2010 By: Alex Rodriguez Source: Wall Street Journal

  3. "I changed some things mechanically and am keeping the ball down more," Blanton said. "I just want to keep progressing with every start."
    on Jun 24, 2010 By: Joe Blanton Source: USA Today

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