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English definition of “appliance”

appliance

noun [C]     /əˈplaɪəns/
a device , machine , or piece of equipment , especially an electrical one that is used in the house , such as a cooker or washing machine : There should be incentives for installing energy-efficient appliances. domestic / kitchen / household appliances an appliance company / retailer / maker
(Definition of appliance noun from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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