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device

noun [C]
 
 
/dɪˈvaɪs/
an object or machine which has been invented for a particular purpose: biotech and medical devices You should not use any personal electronic device, such as a cell phone, while driving. mobile/wireless/handheld devices
a method that is used to produce a particular effect: A trademark can be a powerful marketing device.
Translations of “device”
in Korean 장치…
in Arabic جِهاز…
in French appareil, truc…
in Turkish alet, edavat, tertibat…
in Italian congegno, apparecchio…
in Chinese (Traditional) 物品, 裝置,器械…
in Russian устройство, приспособление…
in Polish urządzenie, przyrząd…
in Spanish aparato, mecanismo, truco…
in Portuguese aparelho, dispositivo…
in German das Gerät, der Kniff…
in Catalan aparell…
in Japanese 装置…
in Chinese (Simplified) 物品, 装置,器械…
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