Appliance and Mechanism


Appliance noun - An interesting and often novel device with a practical use.
Usage example: since the invention of the cork, all manner of appliances have been invented for the extraction of these sometimes troublesome stoppers
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Synonyms for Appliance

Mechanism is a synonym for appliance in device topic. In some cases you can use "Mechanism" instead a noun "Appliance", when it comes to topics like apparatus, thing, object, machine. popular alternative


Mechanism noun - Device consisting of a piece of machinery; has moving parts that perform some function.
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Synonyms for Mechanism

Appliance is a synonym for mechanism in apparatus topic. You can use "Appliance" instead a noun "Mechanism", if it concerns topics such as machine, device, object, gadget. popular alternative

How words are described

common common appliance common mechanism
standard standard appliance standard mechanism
capable capable appliance capable mechanism
new new appliance new mechanism
Other adjectives: useful, different.
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