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gizmo

noun [C] (plural gizmos) (also gismo (plural gismos))     /ˈɡɪz.məʊ/ US  /-moʊ/ informal
any small device with a particular purpose : electronic gizmosMachinery and machinesHousehold equipment and domestic chores
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