CC-CEDICT: 杠杆 (gànggǎn): lever / pry bar / crowbar / financial leverage
In English there are two types of lever, one which pivots via a fulcrum and is used for raising objects...
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...and another which operates some kind of mechanism, such as in a hilarious scene from The Emperor's New Groove:
I'm not sure if the Chinese 杠杆 can take on this second meaning.
Question: Can 杠杆 ("lever") be used for levers which operate mechanisms?