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machines

noun
plural of machine

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1 a device that changes energy into mechanical motion
  • a machine that washes dishes for you

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machines

verb
present tense third-person singular of machine

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“Machines.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/machines. Accessed 19 Sep. 2021.

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