Resembling the action of a machine
"From blank to blank a threadless way I pushed mechanic feet"- Emily Dickenson
(2) Someone whose occupation is repairing and maintaining automobiles
(3) A craftsman skilled in operating machine tools
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- A skilled worker capable of building or repairing machinery. A mechanic can be compared to a technician, the distinction being that the technician is stronger in theory, the mechanic stronger in hands-on experience.