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adjective as in manual

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A hand-operated drum controller, directly controlling the driving and electric braking of the motors, is used.

Few varieties are more easily cracked with a hammer or a hand-operated cracking machine.

Although hand-operated nutcrackers have been devised to crack these and other wild nuts, they are not as fast as a hammer.

How is the distance of the back gage read in hand-operated gages?

Small, wooden, hand-operated cheese press, dating from the late 19th century but not unlike those in use a century before.

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On this page you'll find 7 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to hand-operated, such as: human, standard, not automatic, and physical.

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