Focus on the pronunciation of machinery
English definition of “machinery”
/məˈʃiːnəri/ noun [U]
› PRODUCTION a group of large machines or large machines in general: agricultural/industrial/farm, etc. machinery They use modern farm machinery, such as combine harvesters. The workshops are fitted with modern plant machinery.drive/operate/use machinery If you feel tired, you should not drive or operate heavy machinery. What happens if the machinery breaks down?machinery goes/runs/works They keep the machinery working all night.machinery manufacturer/supplier The site is owned by a textile machinery manufacturer. Loose clothing may get caught in the machinery.
› the structure and systems of an organization or process: The Prime Minister made major changes to the machinery of government. the bureaucratic/political/decision-making machinery → See also heavy machinery, office machinery