Definition of Machinery. Meaning of Machinery. Synonyms of Machinery

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Definition of Machinery

Machinery
Machinery Ma*chin"er*y, n. [From Machine: cf. F. machinerie.] 1. Machines, in general, or collectively. 2. The working parts of a machine, engine, or instrument; as, the machinery of a watch. 3. The supernatural means by which the action of a poetic or fictitious work is carried on and brought to a catastrophe; in an extended sense, the contrivances by which the crises and conclusion of a fictitious narrative, in prose or verse, are effected. The machinery, madam, is a term invented by the critics, to signify that part which the deities, angels, or demons, are made to act in a poem. --Pope. 4. The means and appliances by which anything is kept in action or a desired result is obtained; a complex system of parts adapted to a purpose. An indispensable part of the machinery of state. --Macaulay. The delicate inflexional machinery of the Aryan languages. --I. Taylor (The Alphabet).

Meaning of Machinery from wikipedia

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- The Machinery of Freedom is a nonfiction book by David D. Friedman that advocates an anarcho-capitalist society from a consequentialist perspective. The...
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- directive concerning machinery and certain parts of machinery. Its main intent is to ensure a common safety level in machinery placed on the market or...
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- Machinery repairman (abbreviated as MR) is a United States Navy occupational rating. Machinery repairmen perform organizational and intermediate maintenance...
- Communications of the ACM is the monthly journal of the ****ociation for Computing Machinery (ACM). It was established in 1958, with Saul Rosen as its first managing...
- The ****ociation for Computing Machinery (ACM) is a US-based international learned society for computing. It was founded in 1947 and is the world's largest...