motor motor  /ˈmoʊ tər/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) machine that converts other forms of energy into mechanical energy and so imparts motion
  2. (n) a nonspecific agent that imparts motion
  3. (v) travel or be transported in a vehicle
  4. (adj) conveying information to the muscles from the CNS
  5. (adj) causing or able to cause motion

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Usage(s):

  1. The humble electric motor gets a major makeover and gives green new energy.
  2. The Volt will rely on its electric motor, powered by its new battery, and will go up to 40 miles without using a drop of gas.

News

  1. Ford Motor Company And Operation Gratitude Invite Community To Drive For Our Troops

    Ford Motor Company, in partnership with Operation Gratitude, invites Tallahassee area residents to “Go Further for Our Troops” in an effort to donate up to 2500 Care Packages to our Military.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: WCTV Tallahassee

  2. Ford Motor To Present At Deutsche Bank Global Conference; Webcast At 11:00 AM ET

    Ford Motor To Present At Deutsche Bank Global Conference; Webcast At 11:00 AM ET
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Nasdaq

  3. Yamaha Motor Corporation, U.S.A. Introduces All-New 2014 FZ-09

    Yamaha Motor Corporation, U.S.A. is proud to introduce the all-new FZ-09 for the 2014 model year.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Business Wire via Yahoo! Finance

Quotes

  1. "Now, it is time for Ford to concentrate on integrating the Ford brand globally, as we implement our plan to create a strong Ford Motor Company," Alan Mulally, Ford chief executive, said in the statement.
    on Mar 26, 2008 By: Alan Mulally Source: Reuters UK

  2. Mr Fukui said: "We, Honda Motor Co Ltd, have come to the conclusion that we will withdraw from all Formula One activities, making 2008 the last season of participation. This difficult decision has been made in light of the quickly deteriorating...
    on Dec 5, 2008 By: Takeo Fukui Source: Independent

  3. "We wanted a world class venue for Formula One in Britain, something the teams and British F1 fans could be proud of," added Ecclestone. "The major development plans for Donington will give us exactly that. A venue that will put British motor...
    on Jul 4, 2008 By: Bernie Ecclestone Source: WalesOnline

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