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appliances

noun
plural of appliance

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1 an interesting and often novel device with a practical use
  • 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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2 something that is not necessary in itself but adds to the convenience or performance of the main piece of equipment
  • an appliance that allows the machine to be used as a sander

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“Appliances.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/appliances. Accessed 9 Aug. 2020.

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