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English definition of “appliance”


noun [C]     /əˈplaɪ.əns/
C1 a device , machine , or piece of equipment , especially an electrical one that is used in the house , such as a cooker or washing machine : electric / domestic / household appliancesMachinery and machinesHousehold equipment and domestic chores
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