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Device (IPA: /dɪˈvaɪs/)


Device (n.)

That which is devised, or formed by design; a contrivance; an invention; a project; a scheme; often, a scheme to deceive; a stratagem; an artifice.

Device (n.)

Power of devising; invention; contrivance.

Device (n.)

An emblematic design, generally consisting of one or more figures with a motto, used apart from heraldic bearings to denote the historical situation, the ambition, or the desire of the person adopting it. See Cognizance.

Device (n.)

Improperly, an heraldic bearing.

Device (n.)

Anything fancifully conceived.

Device (n.)

A spectacle or show.

Device (n.)

Opinion; decision.

Device

Complex equipment, such as with a motor or powered by electricity or another source of energy that it converts

Device

American pop-rock trio

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Music album by the band Device

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Music album by Eon

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Heavy metal band

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Gimmick, Twist

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Translations

Device in Spanish

Example Sentence (Quote)

"A mere evasion, colour, disguise and device to evade the law." - Law

Example Sentence (Quote)

"A newspaper is a device for making the ignorant more ignorant and the crazy crazier." - H. L. Mencken

Example Sentence (Quote)

" Corporation, n. An ingenious device for obtaining individual profit without individual responsibility." - Ambrose Bierce

Example Sentence (Quote)

" Corporation, n. An ingenious device for securing individual profit without individual responsibility." - Corporations

Example Sentence (Quote)

" Demonic activity levels? Do they have a device that measures whether the demons inside the house are doing power yoga?" - Cassandra Clare


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