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devices

dɪˈvʌɪs

noun

a thing made or adapted for a particular purpose, especially a piece of mechanical or electronic equipment.

a measuring device

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device

dɪˈvʌɪs

noun

a thing made or adapted for a particular purpose, especially a piece of mechanical or electronic equipment.

a measuring device

implement,gadget,utensil,tool,appliance,piece of equipment,apparatus,piece of apparatus,piece of hardware,instrument,machine,mechanism,contrivance,contraption,invention,convenience,amenity,aid,gizmo,widget,mod con

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contraptions

kənˈtrapʃ(ə)n

noun

a machine or device that appears strange or unnecessarily complicated, and often badly made or unsafe.

repairing stereos and making contraptions out of spare electronic bits

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contraption

kənˈtrapʃ(ə)n

noun

a machine or device that appears strange or unnecessarily complicated, and often badly made or unsafe.

repairing stereos and making contraptions out of spare electronic bits

device,gadget,apparatus,machine,appliance,mechanism,implement,utensil,invention,contrivance,Heath Robinson device,Rube Goldberg device,gizmo,widget,thingamajig,thingamabob,whatsit,doodah,doobry,gubbins,dingus,doodad,doojigger,doohickey,bitzer,thingo

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