machinery
Pronunciation
  • enPR: mə-shē'nə-rē, IPA: /məˈʃiːnəɹi/
Noun

machinery

  1. The machines constituting a production apparatus, in a plant etc., collectively.
  2. The working parts of a machine as a group.
  3. The collective parts of something which allow it to function.
  4. (figuratively) The literary devices used in a work, notably for dramatic effect
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