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A tool or implement used to do or facilitate work, especially a small precision tool used by a professional:
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  1. A tool or implement used to do or facilitate work, especially a small precision tool used by a professional:
  2. (Music) A device for playing or producing music:
  3. Any of various devices for indicating or measuring conditions, performance, position, direction, etc. or, sometimes, for controlling operations, as in an aircraft
A means of achieving an end; an instrument or agent.
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  1. A means of achieving an end; an instrument or agent.
  2. Any thing or person used as a means to some end
  3. Any article or device used or needed in a given activity; tool, instrument, utensil, etc.
Any system or means for doing something; esp., a physical or mental process or processes, whether conscious or unconscious, by which some result is produced
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  1. Any system or means for doing something; esp., a physical or mental process or processes, whether conscious or unconscious, by which some result is produced
  2. A machine or mechanical appliance.
  3. (Philosophy) The doctrine that all natural phenomena are explicable by material causes and mechanical principles.
An integrated group of materials or devices used for a particular purpose:
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  1. An integrated group of materials or devices used for a particular purpose:
  2. (Physiology) A group or system of organs that collectively perform a specific function or process:
  3. An appliance or device for a particular purpose:
A series of actions and events taking place over a period of time and working to foster a principle or policy:
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  1. A series of actions and events taking place over a period of time and working to foster a principle or policy:
  2. A motion or action of a person or group
  3. An organized effort by supporters of a common goal:
A gathering for social entertainment, or the entertainment itself, often of a specific nature
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  1. A gathering for social entertainment, or the entertainment itself, often of a specific nature
  2. A group of people who have gathered to participate in an activity:
  3. A group of soldiers selected for a duty or mission:
A set of like tools, machines, components, etc., designed or arranged to work together
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  1. A set of like tools, machines, components, etc., designed or arranged to work together
  2. A group of criminals or hoodlums who band together for mutual protection and profit.
  3. A group of youths from one neighborhood banded together for social reasons; often specif., a band of juvenile delinquents
An exclusive group of people acting privately or illegally to advance their own interests:
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  1. An exclusive group of people acting privately or illegally to advance their own interests:
  2. (Botany) An annual ring.
  3. A circular band used for carrying, holding, or containing something:
Alternative spelling of lineup.
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  1. Alternative spelling of lineup.
A toy in the form of a mechanical figure.
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  1. A toy in the form of a mechanical figure.
  2. A machine or robot designed to follow a precise sequence of instructions.
  3. An electronic machine, control device, etc. equipped with a computer and designed to operate automatically in response to instructions previously fed into the computer
Long, difficult, tedious work or study; drudgery
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  1. Long, difficult, tedious work or study; drudgery
  2. The degree of fineness of something ground into particles
  3. A specific grade or degree of pulverization, as of coffee beans:
A person who works mechanically without original thought, especially one who responds automatically to the commands of others.
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  1. A person who works mechanically without original thought, especially one who responds automatically to the commands of others.
  2. Any mechanical device operated automatically, esp. by remote control, to perform repetitive or complex tasks, as in manufacturing
  3. A mechanical device that sometimes resembles a human and is capable of performing a variety of often complex human tasks on command or by being programmed in advance.
To use a tool or tools
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  1. To use a tool or tools
  2. To impress letters or designs on (leather, a book cover, etc.) with special tools
  3. To form, shape, or work with a tool
(Informal) To take shape or form
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  1. (Informal) To take shape or form
  2. To arrange, fashion, express, or devise (a plan, answer, etc.) in definite form
  3. To give a particular form to (a material):
To remove with or as with a plane
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  1. To remove with or as with a plane
  2. To work with a plane.
  3. (Nautical) To move in a way that lifts the bow of a boat out of the water.
To alter or control the functioning of (a mechanical device, for example) by the use of a rotating or similar movement:
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  1. To alter or control the functioning of (a mechanical device, for example) by the use of a rotating or similar movement:
  2. To perform or accomplish by rotating or revolving:
  3. To give a rounded shape to (clay, for example) by rotating and shaping with the hands or tools.
To strike or hit sharply:
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  1. To strike or hit sharply:
  2. To infuse knowledge of or skill in by repetitious instruction:
  3. To teach or train by putting through repeated exercises
To join (metals) by applying heat, sometimes with pressure and sometimes with an intermediate or filler metal having a high melting point.
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  1. To join (metals) by applying heat, sometimes with pressure and sometimes with an intermediate or filler metal having a high melting point.
  2. To bring into close or intimate union; unite in a single, compact whole
  3. To unite (pieces of metal, plastic, etc.) by heating until molten and fused or until soft enough to hammer or press together
To be destroyed, as in combat:
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  1. To be destroyed, as in combat:
  2. (Informal) To desire something greatly:
  3. To mold, stamp, cut, or shape with a die
To produce or process by turning a crank:
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  1. To produce or process by turning a crank:
  2. To ride a skateboard, a snowboard, or skis over a grind rail or narrow surface, often with the board or skis at right angles to the direction of movement.
  3. To sharpen, shape, or smooth by friction
To go along or proceed in a winding way
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  1. To go along or proceed in a winding way
  2. To pass or feed (tape, film, etc.) into or through (a recorder, projector, etc.)
  3. To arrange thread for use on (a sewing machine)
To be drilled by a tool
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  1. To be drilled by a tool
  2. In fluid mechanics, a jump in the level of moving water, generally propagating in the opposite direction to the current. Strong ocean tides can cause bores to propagate up rivers.
  3. To form (a tunnel, for example) by drilling, digging, or burrowing.
(Computer graphics) To produce a 3D model by rotating a set of points around a fixed axis.
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  1. (Computer graphics) To produce a 3D model by rotating a set of points around a fixed axis.
  2. To shape on a lathe
  3. To cut or shape on a lathe.
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