(Computing) A software or hardware system responsible for a specific technical task (usually with qualifying word). [from 20th c.]
The definition of a tool is a device with a specific purpose.
Skill or command in a particular activity:
An organized and coordinated method; a procedure:
A series of actions, changes, or functions bringing about a result:
The act, process, or method of operating
An engine; esp., an internal-combustion engine for propelling a vehicle
A means or manner of procedure, especially a regular and systematic way of accomplishing something:
A device or means of achieving or effecting a result.
A device for recording, measuring, or controlling, especially such a device functioning as part of a control system.
A transmission configuration for a specific ratio of engine to axle torque in a motor vehicle.
The definition of a gadget is a small, unique-use mechanical or electronic device.
A constituent element, as of a system.
A situation in which a desired outcome or solution is impossible to attain because of a set of inherently contradictory rules or conditions:
A device or instrument designed to perform a specific function, especially an electrical device, such as a toaster, for household use:
(Physiology) A group or system of organs that collectively perform a specific function or process:
(Mathematics) A number that typifies a set of numbers, such as a geometric mean or an arithmetic mean.
An instrument or agency dedicated to the performance of specified functions:
Any means, agency, or instrumentality
Any medium, means, or agency
The act of using or adapting as an instrument; a series or combination of instruments; means; agency.
A means; an agency.
A force or substance that causes a change:
A business with agents that negotiate deals for clients:
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