Mechanism and Technology


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Mechanism noun – Device consisting of a piece of machinery; has moving parts that perform some function.
Technology and mechanism are semantically related. In some cases you can use "Technology" instead a noun "Mechanism".
Nearby Words: mechanical, mechanic, mechanics, mechanically, mechanization
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Technology noun – The practical application of science to commerce or industry.
Mechanism and technology are semantically related. You can use "Mechanism" instead a noun "Technology".
Nearby Words: technological, technologist, technologically
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  • Recap / Doctor Who S34 E8 "Mummy on the Orient Express" Hoist by His Own Petard: By forcing the passengers to discover the mechanism behind the Foretold, Gus accidentally gives them the means to escape his trap with that very technology.
  • There is often not a clear mechanism for this, so some can be magical, controllable by the user's mind, or manipulated by some other technology.
  • Black Box Even though the technology is over a half-a-century old and possessed by at least half-a-dozen countries, details of the mechanism have remained strictly classified.
    Source: Black Box
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