Examples of machinery in a Sentence
Some of the mill's machinery was damaged in the fire.
a piece of farm machinery
Something was clogging the machinery.
The United Nations has set up machinery for mediation.
Recent Examples of machinery from the Web
One blade landed on a neighbor's property; another piece of machinery landed across the street, Haukedalen said.
Yet like fellow Brit pop sensation and Angeleno ex-pat Kate Nash, Hesketh's entering the next stage of her career building her own systems outside of the major-label pop machinery.
To find out which parts of the assembly line machinery had vanished, researchers extracted proteins from mitochondria in the mistletoe’s leaves and compared them to those in a small flowering weed of the mustard family called Arabidopsis thaliana.
Earlier this year, an all-important piece of machinery used to harvest grain crops on Niemeyer’s farm—the combine—broke.
Anyone who worked in the office could come in, connect their individual device to the network, and commence their day independent of company machinery.
It is packed with flags and poles, and the memory of ancient machinery.
In the new space, which spans 100,000 square feet, the ceilings are high, the walls are white, and much of the machinery is new.
The band’s 1978 magnum opus, Heavy Horses, is partly a song cycle about animals in the English countryside and the United Kingdom’s retirement of horsepower in favor of industrial machinery.
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MACHINERY Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of machinery for English Language Learners
: machines of a particular kind or machines in general
: the working parts of a machine
: an organization or system by which something is done
MACHINERY Defined for Kids
Definition of machinery for Students
- the machinery of government
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